United States History Academic

Unit I: Establishing the Ideal

October 2011

 

 

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Friday

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Discuss Patriot/Loyalist Activity

What would have happened to the signers of the Declaration of Independence if the colonists lost the war?

"In our own Words"

  • Read for information and understanding: define words you don't know and summarize information
  • Read critically
  • attached quotes

 

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Review In our Words - Active vs. Passive Reading

 

HW: Finish class work

 

 

 

 

revolution timeline

Spy Letters of the American Revolution

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Declaration of Independence Interactive Reading Assignment

  • Reading for Information

Finish for HW

 

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Review Declaration of Independence Interactive Reading Assignment

CT Map 17 18 Quiz corrections due!

Local History:

Litchfield 's contribution to the Revolutionary War Effort.

James Little's war accounts

Connecticut's involvement

Map Activity

Finish readings and questions for HW

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View The Story of US episode 2: The American Revolution and complete the following:

Vocabulary and Viewing Questions

 

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  23 Finish The Story of US episode 2: The American Revolution

No HW

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  • Major Reasons for American Victory?
  • Strategies/Tactics used?

 

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Constitution Making

Articles of Confederation

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Constitution Making

Shays’ Rebellion—one of the 10 days that unexpectedly changed America

 

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