The Enlightenment Mini-Lesson

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The Enlightenment was a period of time, starting around 1715, when people developed new ideas about human existence, including peoples’ basic rights and the purpose of government. When our Founding Fathers created a government for the new United States, they embraced many Enlightenment ideas.

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November 2017
The iCivics section is useful for Middle School.