Philosophy of the American Revolution Primary Source Activity

Philosophy of the American Revolution Primary Source Activity
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
1 rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

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

69 KB|1 page
Share
Product Description
Activity for Key Period 3

Students will read and analyze primary source excerpts from various philosophers, revolutionaries, and documents connected with America's early years. They will identify the main idea from each source, its connection to the American Independence movement and Federalist Era, and explain its significance in history. They will then combine their knowledge of revolutionary thought to answer a critical thinking question. The excerpts needed are easily found online:
*John Locke - Two Treatises on Government
*Thomas Paine - Common Sense
*Abigail Adams - Remember the Ladies
*Thomas Jefferson - Declaration of Independence
*Toussaint L'Overture
*Simon Bolivar
*Declaration of the Rights of Man
*Preamble to the Constitution
*Federalist 10/51
Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource
Loading...
$1.50
Digital Download
More products from Mrs Walker's History Hub
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$1.50
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