Paris Monument Research Project : Due le 7 Septembre
You have been given a specific monument located in Paris. Research this monument,
and created a ppt or use movie maker to teach the class about it. (in English)
Questions to Consider:
When and where was it built (which arrondissement)?
Who designed it and for what purpose? (what is the history behind it…be brief)
What makes this monument (or building) special?
Describe it in words. (don’t just post pictures as a description)
Was there any controversy associated with it? Why?
Are there any films/songs/works of art that have helped establish its fame?
How would you get to one other famous Parisian spot from your monument? (using the
Would you want to visit it? Why or why not?
What times of year is it open to the public?
Include various pictures in your presentation.
Completion: All questions answered: 50 points
Presentation to class on time: 25 points
Completed questionnaire on the other presentations: 25 points
***You will receive 5 points extra credit for presenting on Friday September 3rd***