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Unit #2: The Spread of Enlightenment Ideas!
 
 Learning Target: I can COMPARE the ideas put forth during the Age of Enlightenment with the system of "Absolutism" in Europe.


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: The Spread of Enlightenment Ideas Vocabulary

 1.   The Enlightenment thinkers caused people to see the world and their relationship with their government in a new way.  But how did these ideas spread across Europe and beyond?  In this assignment we will
       be learning about how the ideas of the Enlightenment were spread through discussions, arts, music, and more.  We will also compare the ideas of the Enlightenment to that of "Absolutism."

       Take a moment to download the Spread of Enlightenment Ideas Guided Notes.  Be sure to click "File" > "Save As Google Doc."

 2.  Read pages 558-562 in your textbook, or conduct an Internet search to define the important terms in Part 1

    

 3.  Participate in a classroom review of each term. 



Part 2: Art and Music Spread Enlightenment Ideas

1.   Next, complete Part 2 on the Spread of Enlightenment Ideas Guided NotesRead pages 558-561 or use the online resources below to learn how each of the artists below spread the ideas of the
      Enlightenment.

     Denis Diderot  |  Franz Joseph Haydn  |  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  |  Ludwig van Beethoven

   
 

2.  Listen to the classics! 

              

             Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart                                    Ludwig van Beethoven                                      Franz Joseph Haydn

3.  Be prepared to discuss these artists with the class.   






Part 3: Enlightenment vs. Absolutism

1.   Now, complete Part 3 on the Spread of Enlightenment Ideas Guided NotesRead pages 558-561 or use the online resources below to learn how each of the artists below to see how some monarchs
      reacted to the Enlightenment ideas spreading in their countries.

      Fredrick the Great and the Enlightenment  |   Joseph II and the Enlightenment  |  Catherine the Great and the Enlightenment


    


2. 
Finally, recall what you have learned about Absolute Monarchy.  Compose a well written essay (3-5 paragraphs) comparing “Absolutism” with the ideas of the “Enlightenment.”  Be sure to use examples from
     what we have learned.   You may also wish to use the resources below to assist you.

     Absolute Monarchy In Europe Notes  |  The Age of Enlightenment Part 1  |  The Age of Enlightenment Part 2  |  prezi  |  videos below

       








Part 4: Submit your work for a grade


 1.   Once you have completed your  Spread of Enlightenment Ideas Guided Notes, use the Google Form below to submit your work for a grade.  Be sure to check your answers using the 
       Spread of Enlightenment Ideas Guided Notes 

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

      Turn in your Spread of Enlight. Ideas  here!

3.    Good Job!





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