Students read a primary source on Thomas Jefferson and American foreign affairs in 1805 regarding the First Barbary War and the Louisiana Purchase. They answer 18 questions of varying levels of difficulty, the answers to which are included where appropriate. This would be great for a sub!
Sample questions include:
--Using context clues, what does indemnifications mean?
--If a solution was not reached to the situation at hand, what could that have meant for America's geographic/political future?
--Explain what came out of Monroe's trip to Spain.
--How did Congress have the power to bring America from peace to war?
--How could France's role in these affairs be characterized?
--Explain the relationship between Jefferson and Congress regarding this international and political situation.
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Washington to Jefferson BUNDLE
This can be accompanied by these resources:
Louisiana Purchase Review
Washington to Jefferson Power Point
Hamilton Burr Duel Primary Source Analysis and Creative Activities
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