French Revolution - Storming the Bastille (Reading, Questions, Assignment, Key) - This 7 page French Revolution resource centers on the significance of the storming of the Bastille during the French Revolution. The resource includes a short reading on the storming of the Bastille during the French Revolution with a focus on its significance during the revolution and the important events within the actual storming of the Bastille. The resource also includes a set of 5 questions related to the reading. Finally, the resource includes a journal writing assignment wherein students need to write from the perspective of a revolutionary from the French Revolution during the storming of the Bastille. The resource includes both a detailed teachers key and explanation for use, as well as a rubric for ease of marking.
This excellent resource will make a great addition to any French Revolution unit and will help the storming of the Bastille come alive for your students! Can also work as a great homework or substitute activity when learning about the French Revolution.