Heroes of the Enlightenment video guide w/Key BBC series Best ever!THE FIRST SEMESTER OF WORLD HISTORY THE WHOLE YEAR OF WORLD HISTORY This is a fantastic 2 day video series that covers everything from the Scientific Revolution to the American Revolution with Thomas Jefferson, French Revolution and the Industrial Revolution.
Students will use the Enlightenment overview reading to complete the graphic organizer. Answer Key includedKey Words:American Revolution, Philosophers, John Locke, Montesquieu, Jean Rousseau, Cesare Beccaria, Voltaire, ideas
This is a fun activity I do with my students each year after we've talked about the causes of the American Revolution. I want them to REALLY understand what it's like to have to pay unfair taxes! This activity includes the directions, role cards, and tax cards to simulate your own taxing in the colonies!Enjoy! :)Amelia
Enlightenment Thinkers Chart by 3Yk4i0U. Has the Enlightenment thinkers. Includes their main ideas. I also like that it has famous quotes. The Enlightenment inspired the French and American Revolutions and Nationalism. Source ~ http://pin.it/-rvQwhz
Lesson Deli--Using Thinking Maps to teach students about the American Revolution. Quick post by The Pensive Sloth on how to use a graphic organizer (Brace Map) to help students understand the Declaration of Independence.