3. Student Learning Map

  • Topic:Unit 2 Forming a New Nation
  • Subject(s):
  • Days:40
  • Grade(s):
Key Learning:

Great Britain and the British colonies relationship fell apart after the French and Indian War.

Unit Essential Question(s):
 
 

How did the relationship between Britain and the colonies fall apart?

   
Concept:

The Road to Revolution

Concept: The American Revolution
Concept: Creating the Constitution
Lesson Essential Question(s):

How did the British gain French territory in North America?

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How did the French and Indian War draw the colonists closer together but increase friction with Britain?

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How did the American Revolution begin?

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How did the American Revolution begin?

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How did British tax policies move the colonists closer to rebellion?

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Lesson Essential Question(s):

How did the American colonists gain their Independence?

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Why did many colonists favor declaring independance?

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How were the early years of the war a critical time?

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How did the Americans win the war and make peace?

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How did the effects of the war widen?

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Lesson Essential Question(s):

How did the United States Constitution overcome the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and provide for the ogranization of the new government?

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What were the major successes and failures of the government under the Articles of Confederation?

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What role did the compromise play in the creation of the United States Constituion?

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How did those in favor of the Constitution achieve its ratification?

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Additional Information:

Lord Bellows Debate Skit

Resources:

Vocabulary Report

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  • constitution -
  • resolution -
  • alliance -
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  • preamble -
  • economic depression -
  • grievance -
  • cede -
  • mercenary -
  • boycott -
  • judicial branch -
  • calvary -
  • petition -
  • compromise -
  • writ of assistance -
  • civilian -
  • ratify -
  • legislative -
  • continental -
  • repeal -
  • privateer -

  • minuteman -
  • blockade -
  • mercenary -