Develop critical thinking skills while looking at ways of living in America during the 1600s and 1700s.
1 and 1/2 class periods
In order for the students to learn about life in America during the Colonial Period, class members will be assigned to read paragraphs 1-7 and answer the questions that follow. Each answer should have at least 20 words. Discuss their responses later in the period.
Assign questions 8-15 for homework. Discuss their answers during the next class period.
This lesson is very good at developing critical thinking skills.
Teacher Instructions included.