Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8A 3rd Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/25/2010 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
finish notes and discussion from Friday reading

students should be able to describe the election of 1800 and explain the role of political parties
identify Jefferson's achievements
analyze the government of Jefferson
Understand the importance of the court case Marbury v Madison
Students are to read pages 318-323
The Louisiana Purchase and Exploration

Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory in 1803 and doubled the size of the United States
notes and discussion

students should be able to
explain why Jefferson offered to buy New Orleans from France and why Napoleon sold the Louisiana Territory to the United States
film on the Lewis and Clark expedition
continue with Lewis and Clark

READ pages 326-329

--What were the foreign challenges that Jefferson faced
--How did Tecumshea attempt to unify the Native American people
--What were War Hawks andf how many Americans fit that description?
War of 1812
Read 330-333
--students will discuss what the beginning of the War of 1812 was
--Describe the first battles of the war
--describe what the second phase of the war was
--what were the effects of the war and the long lasting legacy