Teach the Enlightenment using Powerpoint, cloze procedure notes, quizzes and primary sources to middle and high schoolers! This unit contains a one month analysis of some of the key figures and ideas of the Enlightenment - including John Locke, Immanuel Kant, Isaac Newton, Francis Bacon, and Jean-Jacques Rousseau among others.
Designed to be taught using Powerpoint, lecture, and cloze procedure notes, students as young as sixth grade are able to grasp some of the difficult ideas about government, economics, and morality that spawned the American and French Revolutions and provided the intellectual basis for democracy and modern science.
1. Notes specifically designed to fit into composition books and reduce copying.
2. Includes 3 quizzes.
3. Asks students to analyze quotes from great thinkers and paraphrase in their own words.
4. Separate teacher guide shows which words are missing from the student notes in bold text.