Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8A 3rd Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/24/2011 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
finish notes from section one

READ 318-323
*What caused Jefferson to hesitate befoe agreeing to purchase the Louisiana Territory
*How did the Louisiana Purchase change the size of the United States?
*What was the purpose of the Lewis and Clark expedition
Task in class: Making a map showing the route of Lewis and Clark expedition
**to apply map skills and to study parts of the western United States.
Problems with foreign powers 326-329
* students will describe foreign policy challenges that Jefferson faced
* students will describe how Tecumshea attempted to unify native American peoples
*Students will explain why many Americans were War Hawks
finish notes from Wed.

REad The war of 1812 330-333
*students will analyze the beginning of the War of 1812
*students will describe the battles of the first phase of the war
* students will describe the fighting in the second phase of the war
*students will evaluate the effects of the war and its legacy
film on the war of 1812

finish notes on Monday and Test on Tuesday