Watch the BrainPop video on the "American Revolution" and define 6 of the words on the worksheet and fully complete the Map Activity on the other side of it. Also, if you didn't finish answering the questions in class today, do so NOW!!!! They're listed below this, see them, they're right there.
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Battle of Saratoga -
1.Explain how the British ended up losing this battle. What actions led to their defeat?
2.What was this battle so important?
3.Who did it convince that the American colonists were capable of possibly winning the war?
French-American Treaty of Alliance 1778
1. Why did France not want the American colonies to remain part of the British Empire?
2. What consequences would adding territory to the French Empire have for the British?
3. According to the excerpt from the treaty, what land did France really want in the New World?
4. Why was this territory so desirable?
5. If France gained control of these lands, what benefit would they then possess?
Complete the packet on the American Revolution from last week. Do all readings/exercises except for "Battle of Saratoga" and "French-American Treaty of Alliance"
First off, enjoy the family time. Bring me back some stuffing.
Secondly, we are watching the 3rd video in the series on the American Revolution today and working on more of the packet.
Log in to www.discoveryeducation.com by using the following log-in info: Username = wcp + lunch number, password = lunch number. If my lunch number was 123456 then I would type wcp123456 into the username field and then 123456 into the password field.
The title of the video is "Beanbody Histories" and it's American Revolution Part 3.
Watch and complete the timeline activity on the front of the packet, the first half is completed by watching part 2, the second half of the activity needs part 3. Then complete the Evaluation Exercise questions.
From the packet that was passed out in class today, read "Help from Abroad" and "Spies" and answer the following questions:
Help from Abroad
1. How did von Steuben help the Colonial Army during the Revolution?
2. What crucial role did Lafayette play in the Revolution?
1. Briefly describe the actions Robert Townsend, Nathan Hale and Benedict Arnold took as spies during the War.
Finish the packet from Friday. Continue creating 1 question each for the 5 readings you started in class today. Answer the questions from the "Evaluation Exercise"
If you need continue watching the video from class, log in to www.discoveryeducation.com, use your google log-in info to do this. Search for Beanbody Histories American Revolution Part 1. Read the entries in your packet on "Window Taxes" and "The Sons of Liberty" and answer the following questions:
Answer the questions that the entry asks, I've attached a copy of the picture that you're supposed to use to answer these questions.
Sons of Liberty:
1. When was it founded?
2. What type of person made up the bulk of its membership?
3. What types of protests did they organize/participate in?
4. Did they ever engage in violence?
Complete the Cause/Effect and True/False BrainPop worksheets on the "Cause of the American Revolution" video
Complete the Glorious Revolution Sequencing/Timeline. Fill in all 12 boxes.
Continue filling out the planning worksheet for the essay. Once finished, begin rough draft. The rough draft is due Thursday, 11/10/16. Please skip lines if you write it or double space if you type it.
Please have all stations completed. Also, complete the introduction and 1st body paragraph planning on the essay plan that was passed out to you in class today.
Finish the stations in Google Classroom. If you've had problems logging into Google Classroom and you have not finished a station in class, yet, then just finish 2-3 stations (preferably 3 stations).
The ONLY thing you have to do for homework is join your respective Google Classroom. Period 1 should use the Period 1 code, Period 3 uses the Period 3, etc. etc. This is important so we can roll right into tomorrow's learning activity immediately after the warm-up. Thanks!!
Period 1 - uz3p9x
Period 3 - hkong6
Period 7 - d4t1dyf
Period 8 - sf1h3i