|Subject Area||US History|
|Unit of Instruction||Organizing Principle 6: The first three Presidents faced both domestic and foreign policy challenges. Their decisions established traditions and policies which still affect our country.|
SS.8.A.3.12 Examine the influences of George Washington’s presidency in the formation of the new nation.
SS.8.A.4.8 Describe the influence of individuals on social and political developments of this era in American History.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Wednesday- Students can identify at least 4 precedents set by the Washington presidency.
Thursday/Friday – Students can identify the policy positions of the Federalists and Democraitc-Republicans. Students can write a paragraph supporting either of the early political parties.
Monday/Tuesday- Students will review and then take a test on the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution.
Wednesday- Students will chart the precedents and problems faced by the Washington presidency.
Thursday/Friday- Students will use Nearpod to learn about the early political parties of the US and finally write a paragraph supporting one of the sides. They will then begin work on the Chapter 8 Workbook packet.
AoC and Constitution Test (in class)
Nearpod paragraph (in class)
Chapter 8 Packet pg 151-162 (due Feb 5/6)
Self-paced Nearpod code (for students who were absent that day, or for those wanting to study the Powerpoint): NBDPL