Ch 22: OAE - Integrated Social Studies: The Protestant Reformation

About This Chapter

If you're getting ready to take the OAE Integrated Social Studies exam, use this chapter's video lessons and quizzes to re-examine the Reformation-era religious wars occurring in such countries as Germany, Switzerland and France.

OAE - Integrated Social Studies: The Protestant Reformation - Chapter Summary

Review the Protestant reformation and causes of conflict between Protestants and Catholics in the 16th and 17th centuries by watching the videos in this OAE Integrated Social Studies chapter. Lessons cover topics including:

  • Religious wars during the Reformation
  • The Catholic church prior to 1500 CE
  • Martin Luther and the 95 Theses
  • Switzerland's religious reforms
  • Impacts of the Reformation in Germany
  • Conflicts between French Huguenots and Catholics
  • Protestantism in the New World
  • Outcomes of the Council of Trent
  • The Reformation's influence on society
  • Impacts of the Counter-Reformation
  • Missionary activity after the Reformation

These self-paced video lessons and transcripts can be viewed in any order, allowing you to focus your study time on the Protestant Reformation topics you want to review. The multiple-choice lesson and chapter quizzes can also help you determine which of these subjects you've mastered.

OAE - Integrated Social Studies: The Protestant Reformation Chapter Objectives

If you're a prospective integrated social studies teacher, you'll need to pass this OAE exam before becoming eligible for licensure in Ohio. The test includes 150 multiple-choice questions designed to measure your knowledge in five main subject areas.

This chapter can help you review the effects of religious wars and reforms stemming from the Protestant Reformation as well as the roles of significant leaders in this movement. These are just some of the topics covered in the test's historiography and world history content domain, which includes approximately 25% of exam content.

12 Lessons in Chapter 22: OAE - Integrated Social Studies: The Protestant Reformation
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Religious Warfare Across Europe During the Reformation

1. Religious Warfare Across Europe During the Reformation

This lesson will explain the different wars which waged across Europe during the Reformation. It will begin with the German Peasants' Revolt and continue through the 30 Years' War, ending with the Peace of Westphalia.

The Catholic Church Before the Reformation: Beliefs and Practices

2. The Catholic Church Before the Reformation: Beliefs and Practices

In 1500 C.E. the Roman Catholic Church was a very powerful institution in the West. Watch this video to learn how the Church maintained its power by teaching that salvation could only be earned by those who received the sacraments and performed good works.

Martin Luther, the 95 Theses and the Birth of the Protestant Reformation

3. Martin Luther, the 95 Theses and the Birth of the Protestant Reformation

This lesson covers the start of the Protestant Reformation. It begins by comparing the vast array and peacefulness of Christian denominations in modern days to the limited choices and violence of the past. Then it goes into the story of Martin Luther, from his 95 Theses through the Diet of Worms up to the beginning of the German Peasant Revolt.

Religious Reform in Switzerland: Calvin & Zwingli's Teachings in the Reformation

4. Religious Reform in Switzerland: Calvin & Zwingli's Teachings in the Reformation

The Protestant Reformation resulted in many people splitting from the Catholic Church. This lesson explores the effect of the Reformation in Switzerland under the leadership of Zwingli and Calvin.

The Reformation's Impact on Germany: The Peasant Wars

5. The Reformation's Impact on Germany: The Peasant Wars

The Reformation was a time when Christianity was split into Catholicism and Protestantism. This lesson explores the major changes brought about by the Reformation in Germany in the 16th century.

The French Wars of Religion: Catholics vs. the Huguenots

6. The French Wars of Religion: Catholics vs. the Huguenots

The Protestant Reformation was so popular and controversial in Europe that it sometimes led to war. This lesson explores the violent effect of the Reformation in France as war erupted between the Catholics and the Protestants.

Catholics vs. Protestants in Europe and the New World

7. Catholics vs. Protestants in Europe and the New World

In this lesson, we will learn about how Catholicism and Protestantism influenced various regions of Europe and the New World. We will identify locations where Catholicism thrived, and those where Protestantism thrived, in addition to highlighting important themes.

The Council of Trent: The Catholic Church Survives the Reformation

8. The Council of Trent: The Catholic Church Survives the Reformation

The Protestant Reformation was a movement of Christians who disagreed with some of the teachings and actions of the Catholic Church. This article explores the effect of the Reformation on the Church.

Life After the Reformation & Protestant Influence on Society

9. Life After the Reformation & Protestant Influence on Society

The Protestant Reformation was a huge movement that led to many Christians splitting from the Catholic Church. This lesson explores the after effects on families, education and social life.

The Reformers & the Catholic Church: How Religious Beliefs Transformed During the Reformation

10. The Reformers & the Catholic Church: How Religious Beliefs Transformed During the Reformation

The Protestant Reformation and Counter-Reformation challenged the beliefs of the Catholic Church. This lesson explores some of the differing beliefs among Protestant and Catholic reformers.

The Counter-Reformation: How the Catholic Church Revived

11. The Counter-Reformation: How the Catholic Church Revived

In this lesson, we will learn about the Counter-Reformation. We will learn how the Catholic Church responded to the Protestant Reformation, and we will explore the major themes involved.

Missionaries & the Spread of Christianity Across the World

12. Missionaries & the Spread of Christianity Across the World

In this lesson we will learn about missionary activity and the spread of Christianity during the late Medieval and early Modern Era. We will highlight key themes, and we will identify locations of missionary work.

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