This lesson offers a rigorous and engaging look at Washington's Farewell Address. This lesson goes great with Creation of Political Parties - Hamilton and Jefferson. This lesson is great way to end your unit on George Washington's Presidency. Washington's Farewell Address naturally ties in the entire unit - foreign policy, domestic policy, economics, creation of political parties.
Your students will practice evidence-based writing and close reading of a primary source document. All the questions are modeled after the Smarter Balance Assessment Consortium Release Questions. All questions are DOK (Depth of Knowledge) 2 and 3.
Lesson has been differentiated for struggling students and EL students.