This file contains a copy of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen with a handout for an activity that follows. The activity consists of students completing a chart by locating quotes within the document that align with enlightenment thinker's ideas (i.e. Rousseau, Voltaire, etc.).
After completing the chart, students are asked to please answer the following prompt in complete sentences (5-7 sentences):
• The information presented on the chart tell you what about the relationship between Enlightenment thinkers and the Revolution in France? What idea/concept do you find to be the most important in this document? Why?