In this lesson students will use Google Expeditions to explore the Palace of Versailles, after finding out about the people that lived there and the construction of the palace, they will work in groups to create a slideshow about the palace which can then be presented to peers.
Expedition Prep Checklist
Download the Google Expeditions App on all devices and select the expedition Palace of Versailles.
Explore the expedition and locate points of interest.
Review the video content in the Lesson resources section to update your knowledge and develop some teaching ideas.
Guide students through the expedition while asking them questions: Who took part in the building of Versailles? What were the different phases? What are the key features of Versailles?
Students work in groups to prepare presentations using the Student Sheet, found in the Lesson resources section.