French Revolution - Three Estates (Reading, Cartoon Analysis, Project with Key) - This is a 6 page French Revolution resource that details the nature of French society in the years just before the French Revolution. In particular, the resource details the Ancien Regime and the Three Estates of the French Revolution.
This excellent resource includes a one page reading on the Three Estates of French society during the French Revolution. The resource also includes a cartoon analysis assignment wherein students analyze the message and symbolism of an iconic French Revolution political cartoon that is related to the Three Estates. Finally, the resource includes a project in which students are required to create a visual display that shows the inequalities between the different groups (or estates) during the French Revolution. The project includes detailed instructions for students and focuses on creativity and innovation from the student's part. The project can be completed in small groups or individually based on the needs of the teacher.
The resource comes with a detailed teachers key, teachers explanation for use and assessment rubric. An excellent resource when teaching about the French Revolution!