Age of Enlightenment Unit - PPTs, Worksheets, Lesson Plans+Test

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Age of Enlightenment Unit Bundled brings students to 1685 - 1815, a period where logic and reason attempted to solve humanities’ problems and tested the power of the church and state. The period influenced much of western Europe as well as a small group of colonies to fight for independence and develop a new form of government build on the ideas of the enlightenment. This unit includes warm up PowerPoints, informational text documents with questions, exit tickets, crossword review, Kahoot! review game, and assessment. Everything is put together with detailed daily lesson plans. Just copy and paste to your lesson plans. This is an Amazing Deal!

The Age of Enlightenment PowerPoints and American Revolution PowerPoints with video clips and presenter notes includes stunning visuals, embedded video links, and presenter notes, everything you need to keep your students engaged.

Topics Covered:

Scientific Revolution

natural law

social contract

absolute monarchy

Thomas Hobbes

John Locke



Baron de Montesquieu

Jean Jacques Rousseau

Cesare Beccaria

Marry Wollstonecraft

American Revolution

French Revolution


Diderot’s Encyclopedia



Classical style of music

Wolfgang Mozart


British taxation for the Seven Years War

Stamp Act

Boston Massacre

Boston Tea Party

Declaration of Independence


Federal System

Bill of Rights

This Product Includes:

• Daily Lesson Plans - Copy/Paste into yours!

• Warmups and Exit Ticket PowerPoints 

Age of Enlightenment Powerpoints w/Video Clips + Presenter Notes

Hobbes vs Locke primary source Activity

• Enlightenment thinkers - Matching Quotes

American Revolution PowerPoint with Lecture Notes +

Enlightenment Revolutionary War Timeline Review

Enlightenment Crossword Review

Kahoot! Online Review Game - Students use their phones!

• Editable 37 Question Test/Assessment

• Plus Extras!

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Age of Reason

Enlightenment Period

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