History of Revolutions

Delacroix_Liberty.jpgThis wikispace is designed to support students at Bendigo Senior in their study of the French Revolution. The space currently contains pages on Revolutionary Leaders and Revolutionary Events from Area of Study 2 (August 5 1789 - 1795). It is expected that every student would contribute an entry in both sections.

The intention is that this space will also be used to revise image analysis as well as for revision of the course in Semester 2.


Revolutionary Hall of Fame

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Contribute an entry on the leader you have researched justifying his position in the 'Revolutionary Hall of Fame' . Your entry should be a minimum of 200-250 words. Use the following question as a guide to your response.

Due - 16th April 2007

'To what extent did your Leader contribute to the development of the revolution and the challenges facing the new society?'



Research Report - Revolutionary Events


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Complete a 600 word entry in Wikispaces on the event that is the subject of your research report using the following subheadings to organise your ideas.

Due - 20th May 2008

  • Background and context
  • Nature of the event
  • Significance to Revolution
  • Response of Revolutionary government and society
  • Students will also need to submit a hardcopy of an annotated bibliography on their particular event. The annotations must comment on the following - brief summary, usefulness, historiographic perspective. The bibliography should include approximately 4-8 sources.


Links


http://members.vcehistory.info/france/

http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/