The following is a PPT which clearly and concisely cover the main ideas, people, events, and outcomes of the French Revolution. Key terms and people are highlighted in red for students to highlight or underline as main ideas to know. The topics which are covered in this PPT are: the Roots of the French Revolution, The National Assembly, The Legislative Assembly and National Convention, The Reign of Terror, The Directory, and The Rise of Napoleon.
I follow this PPT with numerous activities such as: Storyboard of the French Revolution, Age of Napoleon PPT, and Congress of Vienna Simulation. (All three are available for download as well!)