Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 1st Q 05.06 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/24/2005 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
American Revolution

Students are completing a portfolio as the assessment for this unit.
Studens are to have read pages 163-167--Townshend Acts and the Boston Massacre, Tea Act and Boston Tea Party

They will complete cause and effect information on the Boston Massacre, Tea Act
Reflection will be written on the Boston Tea Party
Students will complete the activity on pages 168-169: Fight for Representative Government time allowed will be 30 minutes with last ten for discussion
Students are to read pages 170-173

The Intolerable acts, first continental Congress and discuss the issues that led to the conflict by reviewieng the cuase and effect chart on apge 171

Students will be given time to work on portfolio
Students were to have read Johnny Tremain on pages 174+ They will write a reflection paper on this and then the class will discuss and connect it to the information on the American Revolution
Students are to read declaring Independence Read pages 176-181
The Continental Army is formed, Battle of Bunker Hill and the British retreat from Boston

Students will be given time to work on the portfolio