Period 2 – World History (S.D.A.I.E. – E.L.L.) Lesson Plan (9-23-2016)

Period 2 - World History

Topic:

The French Revolution

Unit:

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.

Objective:

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.

Vocabulary:

Three Estates, Estates General, National Assembly, Tennis Court Oath, Bastille, Great Fear, Declaration of the Rights of Man, Constitution of 1791.

Agenda:

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 French citizen in 1792. Your  king recently has a portrayed made of himself. Describe what you are thinking and feeling.”

image-french-revolution-king-louis-xvi

Task #2 – American Revolution Key Terms Quiz

Terms you will be quizzed on:

  • The French & Indian War
  • Join or Die
  • Proclamation of 1763
  • Sugar Act/ Stamp Act
  • No Taxation Without Representation
  • Sons of Liberty
  • Boston Massacre
  • Boston Tea Party
  • Continental Congress
  • Lexington & Concord
  • Declaration of Independence

 

Task #3 – Academic Paragraph

Using our Cornell notes on the French Revolution we will write another academic paragraph.

CLICK HERE TO SEE AN EXAMPLE OF ACADEMIC PARAGRAPHS -> CAUSES OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION

Task #4 – Cornell Notes – Rise of Terror

Now we will continue our notes on the French Revolution in Cornell Note form.

 

Task #5 – American vs French Revolution Comparison Essay. 

You will be writing a five paragraph comparison essay on the French vs American Revolutions. Use the following format to guide your writing:

Paragraph 1 – Introduction to the topics of the American and French Revolution

Paragraph 2 – Explain the key events of the American Revolution using your Cornell Notes.

Paragraph 3 – Explain the key events of the French Revolution using your Cornell Notes

Paragraph 4 – Explain how the French and American Revolutions were similar.

Paragraph 5 – Explain what lessons we as people should have learned from these revolutions.

 

Ticket Out the Door:

Webbs Depth of Knowledge Chart

What level do you think we worked at today and why?

Homework:

To be Determined

Stop

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