This is a bundled unit that contains 12 lessons that ranges from the reasons for war between the colonies and Great Britain to the administration of John Adams. The lesson plans contain primary and secondary sources with the 2015 revised DBQ rubric. The lessons are aligned to the AP US History Key Concept Standards.
Overview of Lessons:
Lesson 1: The looming war between Great Britain and the colonies DBQ with questions.
Lesson 2: Great Britain's acts and actions that led to war with the colonies DBQ.
Lesson 3: Declaration of Independence Source Analysis.
Lesson 4: Excerpts from the Articles of Confederation Activity.
Lesson 5: Strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation DBQ.
Lesson 6: The Drafting of and Ratification of the Constitution DBQ.
Lessons 7, 8 and 9: The three branches of the Constitution.
Lesson 10: The Washington Administration & His Legacy - his domestic and foreign policy issues and actions.
Lesson 11: The Federalists and Anti-Federalists Differences DBQ.
Lesson 12: The Administration of John Adams Group work Activity.