Lesson Plans
American History 8A 3rd Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/02/2012 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
Class guidelines, handout textbooks, project information, seating chart

Begin reading in groups chapter one
Sec 1: How did American Indians come to North America and how did each group develop
READ pages 4-10

Read pages 11-14

What was it like in Europe during the 15th century and the impact it had on the people
Where is the Iberian Peninsula and what major developments led to the end of the Middle Ages and the beginning of the Renaissance
Finish any notes not covered in the previous days assignments
READ 15-19

How did the African culture develop and what events led to Europeans and West Africa making contact

Read and discuss the roots of slavery from Africa to the Americas