This content rich and fun activity is student centered and interactive! This key enlightenment figure stations activity has 9 stations with close readings analyzing key aspects of the Enlightenment Era. Each reading is divided into the Enlightenment thinkers ideas and their influence on the US Constitution.
The key concepts and people covered are: John Locke, Cesar Beccaria, Mary Wollstonecraft, salons, Rousseau, Thomas Hobbes, Voltaire, Montesquieu, the rights of the accused and natural rights.
This activity comes with over 35 pages with tons of options for student driven instruction!!! Readings come with pictures, charts and maps. For a FUN twist students also create a drawn bust of an enlightenment figure of his/her choice. The bust is required to have three symbolic tattoos that show their understanding of the enlightenment figures contributions!
Questions and interactive mini activities are on a separate worksheet for teacher choice.This activity also comes with a fun fold-able graphic organizer activity that is interactive and fun. Students summarize the reading with a #hashtag summary, identify the main idea with supporting facts, and draw pictures! Teacher instructions are included with 5 different activity ideas with the same Common Core readings.
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Tony Pavlovich, Instructomania, Influences of the Enlightenment Stations Activity,