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John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair

John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair
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John Adams, Alien and Sedition Acts, XYZ Affair

John Adams' Presidency: Election of 1796, XYZ Affair, Alien and Sedition Acts, Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions

Aim: How did John Adams overcome challenges during his presidency?

Included in this product:
• Title page
• Do Now: The Election of 1796 analytical thinking question
• President Adams' Challenges {document-based learning activity} with scaffolding questions and activities
• Document #1: The Election of 1796
• Document #2: The XYZ Affair w/scaffolding questions
• XYZ Affair political cartoon analysis
• Document #3: Alien & Sedition Acts w/scaffolding questions
• Document #4: Kentucky & Virginia Resolutions w/scaffolding questions
• Application/Closing/Higher Order Thinking Question
• Answer Key for Teachers

Students will analyze close-reading documents describing challenges faced by Adams during his presidency and will complete document-based scaffolding questions

Adheres to Social Studies Common Core Standards - research, application, literacy, vocabulary, creating arguments with evidence

Differentiation: cooperative {students may work in pairs/groups according to teacher's discretion for activities}; questions are scaffolded; students argue their opinions and make predictions using relevant examples and details from the lesson and their knowledge of social studies

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Clipart by Educlips
Digital Paper by Ashley Hughes

© Lauren Webb 2014 {a social studies life}
For personal use only. Duplication for an entire school, an entire school system, or for commercial purposes is strictly forbidden. Please have other teachers purchase their own copy. If you are a school or district interested in purchasing several licenses, please contact me for a district-wide quote.
Total Pages
13 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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