This 8 page packet contains everything your students need to complete a primary source document activity about the impact the Glorious, American and French Revolutions had on the spread of democracy and individual liberties. In this activity your students will:
1) Complete a graphic organizer comparing these revolutions using the class textbook you already have.
2) Examine excerpts from the Magna Carta, English Bill of Rights, Declaration of Independence, French Declaration of the Rights of Man & Citizen and the US Bill of Rights.
3) Write down evidence from each excerpt, onto the graphic organizer, of how these documents increased individual rights specifically.
4) Answer a culminating question: "How were the Glorious, American and French Revolutions, and the documents you examined, significant to the establishment of individual liberties in these countries?"
COMMON CORE ACTIVITY