Volume 2 - Issue 5     Grades 5 - 12

Immerse your students into the 16th century! The Arizona Renaissance Festival gives students a chance to do more than just read about history.... IT LETS THEM EXPERIENCE IT! Capture your students’ interest with PBS resources tied to the Arizona Standards and sustain your student days’ experience. Dive into PBS and the 16th Century!

The annual Arizona Renaissance Festival, with its 30-acre theatrical European market village offers a unique opportunity to bring an important era in history to life. Student Days were created to highlight the educational aspects of the Renaissance; language, mannerisms, customs, comedia theatre, jousting tournaments, artisan demonstrations and music are just some of the learning opportunities that await your students.

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