Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 2nd Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/06/2003 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
Students are to read pages 284-292 in their textbook
Map activity on the Louisiana Purchase are due today
How was the U.S. changing in 1800
How did Americans push for more land
How did people earn a living in the early 1800's
How did Jefferson as President change the policies of the government
What events in Europe would change the size of the country
What was the purpose of the Lewis and Clark expedition?
Students are to read pages 293-295 in their textbook
Discussion on the Louisiana Purchase treaty

How did Chief Justice John Marshall shape the Supreme Court
In what ways was the new nation becoming divided
What was the conflict between Native Americans and whites

Students are to read 296-299

What were the Barbary States and what problems existed
How did the wars in Europe effect the U.S.
What was President Madison's foreign policy
Students are to read 300-304
Why did the U.S. declare war on Britian in 1812
What successes and failures did the country have in the war and how did the war change in 1814
Students will work in class on activity related to the Jefferson/Madison administration.