Throughout American history, conflicts with other countries have triggered domestic conflicts as well. This lesson will look at the sequence of events caused in America because of the war between Great Britain and France. Lesson covers Jay's Treaty, XYZ Affair, Alien & Sedition Acts, and Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions.
Students will assess the impact of the diplomatic relationship between the USA, Great Britain, and France.
Performance and Curriculum Standards:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.11-12.2 Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary that makes clear the relationships among the key details and ideas.