Lesson Plans
US Studies 7A 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/09/2013 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
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Monday:
Students will work on posters on the executive branch of government
Tuesday:
What are political parties and how were they formed
Students will look at the differences of political parties and their role in our history

assignments are due
Wednesday:
Students will read in Creating America pages 318-323 on the Louisiana Purchase and exploration

Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory in 1803 and doubled the size of the United States--the beginning of expansion from coast to coast
Thursday:
continue with the Louisiana Purchase--What was the purpose of the Lewis and Clark expedition

What were the effects of the exploration
Friday:
finish Lewis and Clark

Student are to read 330-333 in Creating America on the War of 1812
This war showed that the United States was willing and able to protect its national interests