Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8A 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/04/2010 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
Students are to rad 107-113 about the New England region of the colonies

They will see how the region developed and should be able to describe life in the New England towns and farms.
What three forms of trade took place in this area as well
worksheet due

The Middle Colonies: Arms and cities read pages 114-118

What are the major resources of the Middle Colonies and why is this region so diverse

What was the treatment of the African Americans during the period being studied
Read pages 119-123

The southern colonies with plantations and slavery
What was the plantation economy and the use of slaves.
What was plantation and slave life
Why was there resistance to slavery
continue with the notes for the week.

In class Activity
Read 126-129 The back country
What was the geography of the backcountry and why did the settlers move to the area. What was the back country