Investigation Style Lesson that builds inquiry! This is part of a complete unit: Causes of the Revolution Unit
These lessons focus on the skills of analyzing a historical event to determine the cause, trigger event, major people/opponents, course, turning point, outcome and effect.
Students will then apply each of these basic historical analysis skills to a text about the French and Indian War. The entire second day will focus on the effect of the French and Indian War, in particular the Proclamation Act of 1763. The second lesson concludes with a skit (includes powerpoint scene backdrops) on how the Proclamation Act of 1763 effected the relationship between Great Britain and the colonies.
Included in these lessons:
-Maps (used in map analysis at beginning of 1st lesson)
-Cutouts for students to paste into graphic organizer in appropriate category
-A Skit on Proclamation Act of 1763 and its effects