Origins of American Government

Origins of American Government
Subject
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

Presentation (Powerpoint) File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

315 KB|22 pages
Share
Product Description
What are the reasons governments change?
Is it better to have a strong central government or strong state governments?
This powerpoint will provide answers and rich class discussion to the questions above. After note-taking opportunities and discussion, students will be able to answer the following "I can" statements:

*I can use the Declaration of Independence to define and summarize the ideas of natural rights, popular sovereignty and social contract.
*I can recognize enlightenment ideas in the Declaration of Independence and other texts.
*I can explain the advantages and disadvantages of a confederacy.
*I can identify the problems faced by the colonies in adopting the Articles of Confederation as our first Constitution.
*I can explain how Shay's rebellion was a turning point for many colonial leaders.
Total Pages
22 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
3 days
Report this Resource
Loading...
$2.00
Digital Download
avatar

The Pi Store

29 Followers
Follow
More products from The Pi Store
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$2.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up