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Unit #1: Into to World History: Absolute Monarchy Fails in England
 
 Learning Target: I can EXPLAIN why Absolute Monarchy failed in England and led to a Constitutional Monarchy.


Directions:
 
Directions: Please follow the directions in the box below to complete the assignment.  Be sure to complete the assignment and carefully check your work before submitting your assignment for a grade. 


Part 1: Important Vocabulary


 1.   While most of the nations on the European continent were ruled by Absolute Monarchs from around 1500-1800, the English Parliament worked to "LIMIT" the power of the English monarch over the course of
       100 years.

2.    Take a moment to download the Absolute Monarchy Fails in England file and open it in your Google Slides.  Be sure to click on "File" > "Save As" > "Google Doc" so that you can edit and save your work.

3.    On slides #2 and #3, take a few moments to define the important vocabulary.  You can use your text book pages 536-539.  You can also use your Chromebook to Google the definitions.  However you may not
       copy and paste. 

       Important words to know:

       Constitutional Monarchy  |  English Parliament  |  English Civil War  |  Glorious Revolution  |  Restoration  |  habeas corpus 




Part 2: Timeline of Limits on English Democracy


 1. Now move on to slide #4 a Timeline of Limits on English Democracy.  Read pages 536-539 in your text book or use the resources below to complete the chart.  Be sure to do a good job on the chart.  You will
     need it completed to submit the assignment.  It will also help you write your essay. 

   
Digital Resources:

   
 Time Toast BBC British History  \  History.com  \  Video Constitutional Monachy English Civil War


   

     

Part 3: Composing Conclusions


 1. Now that you have learned about why Absolute Monarchy failed in England, use what you have learned from your chart to compose a 5 paragraph essay that includes a THESIS STATEMENT.  You can place
     your essay in the PPT file or begin a new Google Doc.  You will be copy and pasting your work into the submission form.  

 2.  Begin by asking a question: "Why did Absolute Monarchy Fail in England?"  You can use the answer to that question to compose a thesis statement. 

     For example: Absolute Monarchy failed in England because (list 3 reasons from the chart here). 

3.  You can use the outline below to help you compose your work:

    Paragraph #1: Thesis Statement - Restate and answer the question with what you learned from the chart.  

      

      A.  Intro Sentence:

      

      B.  Supporting Detail:

 

      C.  Supporting Detail:

 

      D.  Supporting Detail:

      

      E.  Thesis Statement:  Absolute Monarchy failed in England because (list 3 reasons from the chart here). 

 

 

 

 

    Paragraph #2: Discuss first reason using info from the chart

      

      A.  Topic Sentence:

      

      B.  Supporting Detail:

 

      C.  Supporting Detail:

 

      D.  Supporting Detail:

 

      E.  Conclusion:

 

   Paragraph #3: Discuss second reason using info from the chart

 

      A.  Topic Sentence:

      

      B.  Supporting Detail:

 

      C.  Supporting Detail:

 

      D.  Supporting Detail:

 

       E.  Conclusion:

 

     Paragraph #4: Discuss third reason using info from the chart

     

      A.  Topic Sentence:

      

      B.  Supporting Detail:

 

      C.  Supporting Detail:

 

      D.  Supporting Detail:

 

      E.  Conclusion:

 

 

 

     Paragraph #5: Conclusion Paragraph (Summing it all up)

     

      A.  Topic Sentence:  Restate question and hypothesis 

      

      B.  Supporting Detail:

 

      C.  Supporting Detail:

 

      D.  Supporting Detail:

 

      E.  Conclusion:

 






     

Part 4: Submit your work for a grade


 1.   Once you have completed ALL three parts of this assignment, use the Google Form below to submit your work for a grade.  Check your answers using the assignment.  Be sure to also include your essay.

2.    Carefully check your answer and submit your work for a grade. 

      Turn in your Absolute Mon.  Fails Eng  here!

3.    Good Job!




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