The Renaissance By: Belinda Xiong

MARCO POLO AND THE SILK ROAD

The reopening of the Silk Road help spark the Renaissance.The Chinese and Romans start business like group trade.The Silk Road reopen trade and became available.So, Marco Polo start his journey.His journey is going to Asia to learn about them.

Italian Trade Cities (Florence)

Medici Family

This family have travle or made it to Florence

Rediscovering the past (Greek and Roman)

Greek and Roman classical idea helped shape the development of the Renaissance because they believe in the worth and potential of all individual.They balanced religions faith with belief in the power of the mind.

Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo also drew what he observed from the world around him, including human anatomy, animal and plant life, the motion of water, and the flight of birds. He also investigated the mechanisms of machines used in his day, inventing many devices like a modern-day engineer. His drawing techniques range from rather rapid pen sketches, in the Head of a Man in Profile to Left.

Michelangel

He's art works

Paper and printing(Johann Gutenberg)

The first picture is the stamp for the paper.And the second picture is a old printing press.Also the third picture is people helping each other printing press.And it Johann Gutenberg that make the printing press.

Renaissance Writing (William Shakespeare)

Why many people like William sprakespeare?William Shakespeare is a a famous writer.Most people like to read his book.He was the greatest writer in the English language.Although he also wrote people,sharkspare is most famous for his play.He wrote more than 30 comedies.

"William Shakespeare quote from The Tempest.Hell is empty and all the devils are here.We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life is rounded with a sleep.What's past is prologue.Our revels now are ended.Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises"

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