The French Revolution
Enlightenment & Revolutions
Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal:
Students will be able to explain the causes and effects of the French Revolution with 85% accuracy in 3 of 4 trials.
Students will be able to explain the events leading to the French Revolution.
Students will be able to explain the similarities and differences between the American and French revolutions.
Three Estates, Estates General, National Assembly, Tennis Court Oath, Bastille, Great Fear, Declaration of the Rights of Man, Constitution of 1791.
Task #1 – Quick Write
We are going to do a quick write on the image below. First we will discuss it and then we will do our quick write.
Quick write prompt: “You are a citizen in France that goes for a walk and comes upon this scene in the French Revolution. You find yourself in the crowd below. Describe what you are thinking and feeling.”
Task #2 – Venn Diagram
Yesterday we finished building a venn diagram together and reviewed our vocabulary. Today you are going to build a Venn Diagram on your own with no notes.
Task #3 – Academic Paragraph
Using our Cornell notes on the French Revolution we will write another academic paragraph.
Task #4 – Cornell Notes – Rise of Terror
Now we will continue our notes on the French Revolution in Cornell Note form.
Ticket Out the Door:
What level do you think we worked at today and why?
Remember to study for your American Revolution key terms quiz tomorrow.