Q2W1, October 19-22

If you are absent on Tuesday or Wednesday, please watch the video below to stay up with the class.

TeacherJanna Rodgers
Subject AreaCivics
Grade Level7
Week #1
Unit of InstructionAmerica's Political Heritage
Standard(s) Taught

SS.7.C.1.5 Identify how the weaknesses of the Articles of the Confederation led to the writing of the Constitution.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

I can describe the needs for the Articles of Confederation and what powers it gave the government

I can list the weaknesses of the Articles and the effects that they had on America

I can define the importance of Shay’s Rebellion and its effect on the Articles of Confederation

I can explain how these things lead to the drafting of a new Constitution

Classroom Activities

Tuesday (5-8th periods only)
Articles of Confederation PPT
Weaknesses in the Articles of Confederation Gallery Walk

Wednesday
(1-4th periods)
Articles of Confederation PPT/discussion
(5-9th periods only)
Begin DIA

Thursday (1-4th periods)
DIA

Friday (5-8th periods)
Finish DIA

When finished, complete the CPalms tutorial https://www.cpalms.org/PreviewResourceStudentTutorial/Preview/117894

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Assignments Due

Unit 2 DIA (Diagnostic)

Additional Resources