Nonfiction Article of the Week Club, Article #7-12: The Mystery of Anastasia RomanovReview reading informational text standards RI.7.4 (Analyze Word Choice & Connotative Meanings), RI.7.5 (Analyze Text Structure and Text Features), and RI.7.6 (Analyze Author's Point of View and Purpose) with thi
To become familiar with the causes, major events, and results of the Russian Revolution.
1 class period
After reading a short introductory paragraph with the class, students begin this activity for individuals by studying an outline of the causes, major events, and results of the
The first slides explain how Russia was extremely backwards
Then Lenin takes over the Bolsheviks and gives his people PEACE, LAND, and BREAD.
Discusses civil war between the Red and White army
and lastly takes a look into the Romanov family and how they were killed.
Nicholas II Romanov (1894) coroneted Csar.
Julian vs. Gregorian Calendar
Absolute Monarchy - Russian Monarchy
Russian Industrial Growth
Karl Marx - Philosophy
Abolish all social class (church - monarchy)
Imperial Government Problems (agricultural - foreign policy failures)
Russo - Japanese War - c