Presentation on theme: "Essential Question Discuss the following questions with your neighbors and be prepared to share with the class: Do you think that all the teachers should."— Presentation transcript:
1 Essential QuestionDiscuss the following questions with your neighbors and be prepared to share with the class:Do you think that all the teachers should enforce the same rules at your school? Why or why not?
2 Prologue The Rise of Democratic Ideas 1200BC-1800AD
4 Section 3 Democracy Develops in England Henry IINO trial by combat/ordealYES jury trialsEngland is unified under common lawThe Magna CartaNobles force king to sign document that guarantees political, legal rightsordeal: extreme test/trialnobles: wealthy land owners
5 Principals of the Magna Carta In your notebook, list the principals of the Magna Carta:The Church of England will be free from gov’t controlThe rights in the Magna Carta are for all citizens of England, present & futureOnly representatives of the kingdom can make taxesPeople of England will be free to practice their customsPeople cannot be put on trial w/o proof of wrong doingPeople can only be punished according to the law of the landEvery one will have free access to justiceMerchants are protected and free to travel and to buy/sellFree people are allowed to travel to/from England during a time of warAll the rights listed in the Magna Carta will be observed 7 protected
6 Glorious RevolutionProtestants afraid James II wants RCC as official religionParliament offers throne to William & MaryCreates constitutional monarchy as the governmentking’s powers limited by lawsWilliam & Mary accept Bill of Rights from ParliamentBill of rights –limited power of monarch and guaranteed rights of the peopleProtestants: non-Catholic Christiansparliament: England’s law makers
7 Democratic Developments in England In your notebook, divide a page into 3 columns. Make the column on the left smaller than the other two.Title the column on the right “Historical Event”Title the column in the middle “Resulting Action/Document”Title the column on the left “Effect on Democracy”Divide the columns into 4 rowsIn your group, use your notes/text book to fill in the chart
8 Democratic Developments in England Historical EventResulting Action/DocumentEffect on DemocracyKing John tried to raise taxes on the noblesMagna CartaEstablished basic legal rights and protected the liberties of the English peopleEdward needed money to pay for war in FranceModel ParliamentIncreased number of people making gov’t decisionsSixteenth-century monarchs claim more powerPetition of RightOverthrow of KingDecreased power of monarch; increased power of ParliamentThe Glorious Revolution takes placeEnglish Bill of RightsLimited power of monarchy; guaranteed the rule of law; increased power of Parliament; guaranteed individual liberties