Welcome: Off With Their Heads! A Journey to 18th Century France
Description: Students will take a journey back to the 18th century to analyze the social and economic climate in France leading up to the French Revolution. In a final group paper, they will identify the key events that led to the French Revolution and provide the differing viewpoints of the members of the Three Estates in France during the period.
Grade Level: 9-12
Curriculum: Social Studies
Keywords: French Revolution, Bastille, Louis XVI, Three Estates
Author(s): Diana Edwards