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Growth of Democratic Tradition: Age of Enlightenment - A Virtual Museum

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http://rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/growth_of_democratic/

Description: During the Enlightenment, or Age of Reason,intellectuals began to examine the standards by which rulers governed. These new liberal ideas stated that individuals had natural rights and that government was an agreement or contract between the people and their ruler. In this governmental contract both the ruler and the citizen had rights and responsibilities. Compare and contrast the ideas of the philosophers and explore their development in time. Standards 7.11.5, 8.1.2, 10.2.1, 11.1.1, and 12.1.1

Author: Marie A. Rosa, Norte Vista Hight School

Lesson ID: 480

The Enlightenment Music Contract

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Description: You are a member of a famous music group and a scholar of history. Using your musical skills and your knowledge of history and social science you are commissioned to write a song about a particular contemporary social problem while presenting the wisdom of one of the Enlightenment philosophes. It is your chance to "rock," philosophically and musically speaking. Standards 7.11.4, 7.11.5 and 10.2.1

Author: Freda Kelly, Truman Middle School

Lesson ID: 1029

Dream of Classical Perfection

http://www.getty.edu/education/for_teachers/curricula/neoclassicism/neocl_lesson03.html

Description: Research how classical Greek art and philosophy influenced values of the French Revolution and the visual style of Neoclassical art by examining paintings from the Getty Museum. Students will examine primary sources in order to draw conclusions about the influence of Greek classical art and compare the goals of the French Revolution to those of Neoclassical artists. Students will understand how visual language and style reflect underlying values in society by writing an analysis of the narrative in a work of art. Standards 7.11.4, 7.11.5, and 10.2.1

Author: Getty Museum

Lesson ID: 1399

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