The Articles of Confederation – A Powerpoint covering some of the events during the Articles
Analyzing AoC – The worksheet that was due Wednesday
|Subject Area||US History|
|Unit of Instruction||Organizing Principle 6: The US first experimented with a weak form of central government, and then later designed a new written constitution that strengthened the government but limited its power.|
SS.A.8.3.9 Evaluate the structure, strengths, and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and its aspects that led to the Constitutional Convention.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will be able to:
Students will collaborate in experiencing the government under the Articles, and vote on a class snack.
Students will then analyze the features of the Articles using placards around the room.
Wednesday: Students will complete a worksheet on the various features of the Articles. When done, they will begin to work on the Chapter 7 workbook.
Thursday/Friday: Students will be using technology to learn more about the AoC and the events that occurred under the government then and responding using the platform Nearpod.
Analyzing the Features of the Articles Worksheet
Assigned (due later): Chapter 7 workbook packet
Confederation- a league or alliance
Republic- a government where people elect others to vote for them
Federal government- national government
Ordinance- a law
Depreciate- to fall in value