We began our study of The Count of Monte Cristo today! We started by building some background knowledge on the setting in which the book takes place (cmc-schema-study-guide). Then we watched the Crash Course lesson on the French Revolution:
Homework for tonight and Tuesday is the first reading guide for the novel (cmc-reading-guide-1) – please have this ready to turn in on Wednesday.
And check out the new Count of Monte Cristo tab of the website for lots of other background information on the book!