Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 2nd Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/04/2002 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
READ pages 192-196: to understand the political ideas that wre reflected in the state constitutions and to analyze how the ideas of Republicanism affected women's roles and opportunities. Students should be able to list the powers that the Articles of confederation granted the national government:
Terms and people to knwo: depresssion, Locke, Articles of confederation, land Ordinance of 1785, Northwest Ordinance, Daniel shay and Shays Rebellion
Worksheets for Friday will handed out today
Assignment due on Tuesday: Students are to imagine they are women living during the era of Republcian Motherhood. They are to write four diary entries describing the system and their reaction to it
READ 197-199 : The creation of state government. What were the four issues that concerend the wrtiers of the new state constitutions. How did the state constittuions limit individual freedoms

Assignments from Monday are due
Assignment due on Wed. Students will create a plitical cartoon about one of the following issues: The weaknesses of the Articles of confederation. The ownership of Vermont. The US Government's money problems, the admission of new states on an equal footing with the original 13 states . Students will discuss these in calss on Thrusday and what the meaning of several of teh cartoons
READ 200-203 What are the five powers given to the national government under the articles of confederation. What was the Northwest Territory and how did it bring strength to the new national government. Studetns are to expalin the northwest territory.

Assignments are due
READ 211-213
How did the weakness of the new governemtn affect its foreign power
How did the trade problems with Britain affect the new nation
How did decisions by the states affect the new nation
TEST and worksheet are due today