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Unit Overview: What did the French Revolution mean to Britons?

National Curriculum

For next step we recommend the unit: Who lived in 'British' America?.

Lessons:

4 lessons

Peterloo Massacre

In this lesson, we will find out how the defeat of Napoleon did not remove the threat of revolution in Britain. We will learn how radicals in Britain wanted to change the way the country was ruled and how the government reacted.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 22m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript

Great Reform Act

In this lesson, we will find out how the British government managed to avoid experiencing a violent revolution. We will learn how after debates in parliament and riots across the country, a law was passed allowing more people to vote in elections.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 26m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript