civics storyboard

Updated: 10/19/2020
civics storyboard

Storyboard Text

  • we are taking your power cause your abusing it.
  • magna carta (1215)
  • Not my power!
  • mayflower compact (1620)
  • we will finally have self-government
  • english bill of rights (1689)
  • we know have the power over the monarchy
  • the big ideas of the magna carta was to limit government and rule of law so the people get more power.
  • ideas of john lock
  • EVERYBODY should have RIGHTS!
  • The Mayflower Compact was important because it was the first document to establish self-government in the New World.
  • ideas of montesquieu
  • We shall separate the government
  • The bill outlined specific constitutional and civil rights and ultimately gave Parliament power over the monarchy.
  • common sense by thomas pain (1776)
  • John Locke had the theory of the divine right of kings and argued that all persons are endowed with natural rights to life, liberty, and property
  • Montesquieu called the idea of dividing government power into three branches the separation of powers.
  • Common Sense is a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775–1776 advocating independence from Great Britain to people in the Thirteen Colonies.
  • We shall have independence.