Age of Absolutism Unit Plan | Readings, Graphic Organizers, Hands-On Activities

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In this Age of Absolutism unit plan, students will be given several different activities to understand Absolute Rule and the Absolute Monarchs that reigned during their various time periods and dynasties.

This product is broken down into several different segments:

  1. What is Absolutism: Reading and Graphic Organizer (writing)
  2. Divine Right/Absolutisms 3 Tenets for Government and Graphic Organizer (illustrating)
  3. Examples of Absolutism and Chart
  4. Most Powerful Absolute Leaders and Map graphic organizer
  5. Tutor and Stuart Family summaries and Trading Card activity

Each is accompanied by an appropriate answer key and also extension activities.

This is listed as taking 1 week, but it could take more or less depending on how involved your students get.

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Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
By the end of grade 12, read and comprehend history/social studies texts in the grades 11-CCR text complexity band independently and proficiently.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including analyzing how an author uses and refines the meaning of a key term over the course of a text (e.g., how Madison defines faction in Federalist No. 10).
Evaluate various explanations for actions or events and determine which explanation best accords with textual evidence, acknowledging where the text leaves matters uncertain.
Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary that makes clear the relationships among the key details and ideas.
Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources, connecting insights gained from specific details to an understanding of the text as a whole.


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