Constitutional Convention PowerPoint Presentation

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5th - 11th, Homeschool
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17 pages
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Objective: To examine the importance of the Great Compromise and 3/5 Compromise

Key Terms and People:

Constitutional Convention

George Washington

Virginia Plan


New Jersey Plan


House of Representative


Three-Fifths Compromise


Video - The House of Representatives in a Nutshell (1:03)

Video - The Senate in a Nutshell (1:50)

Video - Summary: Constitutional Convention Compromises (6:42)

Common Core Learning Standards:

Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies - 1,2,3,4,7

Total Pages
17 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Integrate visual information (e.g., in charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.
Identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies (e.g., how a bill becomes law, how interest rates are raised or lowered).
Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions.
Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources.


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