History 10

 

18th Century Travel Diary  

  15 points

 

You are a young noble/noblewoman on a journey around Europe.  Write 5 entries in your diary detailing your experiences in different cities.  Include encounters with members from all three social classes.  Describe what you saw, how people were dressed, what you ate, and any entertainment you enjoyed.  Give specific details on your accommodations, food, and mode of transportation.  Your journal entries should be neatly written (or typed), illustrated, and no fewer that 100 words each.

 

Where to find information:

-Refer to chapters 2, 3, and 6 of your textbook

-search the internet

-Sackville High library –lots of great books here!  

 

Rubric ~ 18th Century Travel Diary

15% of Term One

 

Information

Creativity

Overall Effort

Completeness

0-2 points

 

little information is provided

 

0-2 points

 

little effort put into creating an interesting diary

 

0-2 points

 

little effort given

0-2 points

 

not all entries and illustrations are included

3-4  points

 

information is interesting to read and applicable to the time period

3 points

 

illustrations are colourful and interesting

format of          diary is realistic

3-4 points

 

great effort given.  It is evident that time and care went into the creation of the diary

3-4 points

 

all entries and illustrations are included

 

diary is passed in on time