Students act as either the British, French, American Colonists, Iroquois, or Algonquin and are given a series of questions and choices that they need to make. Choices impact other groups.
***The PowerPoint is free, but there is an additional charge for the background and role sheets that go along with this activity.
Start by having each group read the background info. Then have each group share their background.
Show the slide titled "A Fight for the Ohio Valley" and then have students read their next sheet, "After Ft. Duquesne. Have them share their decisions with the whole group.
Proceed through each slide and corresponding info sheet and discussion. Then have students answer the reflection questions at the end.