1 Paragraph French Revolution DBQ Essay Name: Prompt: What caused the French Revolution? 1. Thesis Statement: Use the sentence stem or craft your own thesis statement. The French Revolution was caused by ____________________ because it led to ____________________ which forced the people of France to revolt in order to_____________________________________________. 2. Evidence: Use the chart on the back of your Causes of the French Revolution DBQ to select appropriate evidence to support your claim. Include quotes in your answer. 3. Explanation: Say HOW your evidence proves your claim. Answer: How do you know your cause was responsible for making the French Revolution happen? Scoring Rubric for this Assignment: Use this check off list to make sure you have everything you need. Basic- C grade Thesis Statement o Thesis statement responds to the prompt. Evidence 1 o Detail/Specific 1 Explanation Writing is Clear and Organized following the Model Grammar is correct Uses complete sentences Typed, size 12 font Double spaced 1 paragraph, Less than 1 page Per. Making a claim words: • Because • On account of Cause/Effect Words: • for this reason • when...then • is caused by • so • therefore • led to • resulted in • consequently Explanation Words: • because of • the reason for • in order to • so that Advanced- A grade All of the Proficient criteria Thesis is a Level 2 Thesis Additional Evidence Additional details and specifics for Evidence Use of quotes or specifics as part of Evidence Explanation connects all pieces of evidence together and to the claim Uses formal academic language Uses proper writing language to indicate cause and effect, examples, explanation and so on.(such as, in order to, etc) Uses complex sentence structure and vocabulary Makes a below the surface connection or an inference. For a B grade on this assignment, do all the C work and some of the A work. Comments: Honor Wall Final Score ______ Incomplete- see circles and comments above, make corrections and resubmit.