Today’s Lesson

Today my students are learning about the Monarchs during the Age of Enlightenment.

What they need:
– Textbook
– Paper
– Pen or Pencil
– any notes

– I used GoogleDocs App for Mindmapping the different monarchs
– Catherine the Great
– Frederick the Great
– Maria Theresa
– Louis XV
– Others may varry
– After mindmapping the information as a class, they work in pairs to create a Venn Diagram comparing and contrasting two monarchs of their choices from the ones covered on the mindmap.
– Then they are to write a Thesis statement on the following prompt:

Analyze the extent to which ____ and ____ advanced and did not advance enlightenment ideals during their reign.

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