HS EA8 - Articles and Convention - Toolbox
This lesson was written as a one week lesson for high school. The lesson covers: Organization of the national government; weaknesses of the Articles; accomplishments under the Articles, including the Land Ordinance of 1785 and the Northwest Ordinance; the Annapolis Convention and the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia; the Virginia Plan and arguments against it; the New Jersey Plan and the Connecticut Compromise; other compromises; ratification and the Bill of Rights. The lesson contains the reading for the lesson, a list of key vocabulary term, 20 comprehension questions, and 4 essay questions. The lesson also contains a fill-in-the-blank reviews, 2 quizzes, and a note-taking activity..