Teacher-Written Lesson

The Enlightenment

  • Written by Louis Bosco
  • 1 hour

Lesson Overview

In this lesson, students will learn the historical background and developments that led to the period known as the Enlightenment, in which mankind turned away from religion and toward reason alone to discern the truths of life. They will consider as well the long-term effects of this movement, while studying the contrast of the secular versus the religious worldview.

Recommended For

Grade Level: High School, Middle School

Subject: Civics, Government, and Economics, Government, Religious liberty, History, World History, European History, The Enlightenment, Philosophy, Religion, History of the Catholic Church

Learner: Traditional Classroom, Homeschooled Students, CCD/Parish-Based Education

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