U2GD5: Enlightenment Philosophers

U2GD5: Enlightenment Philosophers
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

Presentation (Powerpoint) File

(1 MB|12 pages)
Also included in:
  1. L1:Unit 2: Absolutism and EnlightenmentI can explain the key events and ideas that led to the development of more limited governments in Europe in the 1600s and 1700s?U2L1 Learning GoalsI can identify the characteristics of and differences between limited and unlimited government.I can explain how t
    Save $1.30
Product Description

Learning Target:

  • I can analyze the Enlightenment ideas of Locke, Rousseau, Montesquieu, and Voltaire that challenged absolutism and influenced the development of limited government.

Topic Titles:

  • What is a philosopher?
  • What is a philosopher?
  • What is an example of a social contract?
  • Who were the French philosophers?
  • What was Montesquieu’s idea?
  • What is the point of dividing the branches?
  • What are checks and balances?
  • What is the “general will” of the people?
  • What ideas came from Voltaire?
  • What part of the US Constitution did Voltaire inspire?
Total Pages
12 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
45 minutes
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.
Digital Download
Share this resource
Report this resource to TpT
More products from Teaching Bugs Official
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up