Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 1st Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/21/2002 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
finish the activity from Friday
--create an interview with one of the members of the continental congress
=how and hwy the delcaration of independence was written
=the origin and maeaning of 'natural rights' and how this concept is applied in the Declaration of Independence
=the contents of the Declaration of Independence

second activity is to list the reasons why the colonists delcared independence using the Declaration of Independence in their textbook

worksheets are due
charts are due on the advantages and disadvantages of the British and colonies in the Revolutionary War

What major problems did the continental Army face
What roels did different groups of people play in the war
what basic principles id the Declaration establish
What were the reactions of Independence
what were the advantages and disadvantages for both sides in fighting the war
What was the role of women in the revolutionary war
The Battle of Trenton and what was its importance as well as that of Saratoga
How did the Patriots defeat the British in the West and South
What European coutnreis provided help to the Americans
What was the Treaty of Paris
With time left students will create a timeline of the war