Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 2nd Q 05.06 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/14/2005 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
Class activity: students will plot the course of British syhips across teh Atlantic to the colonies in order to understand the reason the British felt they had to control the cities.

Using the inforamtion from the reading students qwill construct a chart to sequence events
Discussion on the war expands.
Why did France and Spain ally with the U.S.
What were Lafayette's early contributions
How did Barons de Kalb and von Steuben help George Washington
Students will add to their portfolio a letter to express teh thoughts of James forten which will analyze the major decisons that some young people faced during the Revolution

Prior to the activity studetns will discuss teh war at Sea
Prairie Winds
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