French Revolution Causes - Position Paper (Essay) and Rubric -
This is a 2 page French Revolution themed sourced-based position paper (essay) for the causes of the French Revolution that requires students to analyze the source, argue a position and support it with relevant information. Comes with a rubric to mark the essay and a teachers explanation for use. This resource is best used once students have already learned about the main causes of the French Revolution. The source argues that Louis XVI is to be blamed for the outbreak of the French Revolution, but students can argue in support of the source or against the source by utilizing relevant historical evidence.
A great way to cover the major themes of a lesson or unit on the causes of the French Revolution!