Each of the following websites has information (or provides links to information) about multiple topics related to the Renaissance period:
Historical Background, Art, Literature, Architecture, Science, Discoveries, Music, and notable men and women of the period:
Website Express (AUSD website just for students). Type "Renaissance" into the search bar.
Google's "WonderWheel" on the topic of the Renaissance (to help brainstorm related topics or aspects of the Renaissance)
To find more information for children about the Renaissance period click here and then click on these databases:
*Ancient and Medieval History Online--type in the word Renaissance
*Kids Info Bits--type in the word Renaissance
(this information is also found on the Student page under "Databases")