PowerPoint Download: American Revolution - The Great Compromise
[Immerse your students in a lessons built on their discussions and pragmatic learning! Start by digging deep with a critical thinking warm up tied to compromise and government. Then, with front-loaded vocabulary, students lead themselves through various situations where compromise is needed and ultimately wind up addressing the issue that faced the newly formed United States. Lead your students in a discussion on the small states versus the large states (New Jersey Plan vs. Virginia Plan) and see if they can come up with a successful compromise between the two. Then, discuss the outcome of the actual Great Compromise! End with a vocabulary team challenge, a Preamble partner translation, and an effective Exit Card with student choice built in! Lesson ends with Meaningful Closure and student choice. Empower your class!]
- Front-Loaded Vocabulary
- Daily Objective [Know/Do] Statements
- Daily Relevance Statement
- Compromise Activity
- New Jersey Plan
- Constitutional Vocabulary Class-Wide Challenge
- Preamble Translation Activity
- Meaningful Closure
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