Virginia Plan - New Jersey Plan - Great Compromise

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Great Compromise. Virginia Plan. New Jersey Plan.

Key words include:
James Madison
Unicameralism
Virginia Plan
William Paterson
New Jersey Plan
Roger Sherman
The Great Compromise

This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- Great thinkers: James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin
- The Virginia Plan and why the larger states favored this plan
- The New Jersey Plan and why the smaller states favored this plan
- The Great Compromise and how this integrated the New Jersey and Virginia plans
- Looking at some of the current state legislative numbers (Texas compared to Rhode Island)


Overarching Question (Thinking Focus Question):
How did the Virginia Plan and the New Jersey Plans differ?

**CAN BE ALTERED!** This is lesson 3 of Forming a United States Government Unit. It comes with an engaging and visually appealing 27-slide PowerPoint presentation with easy to understand content illustrated with charts and pictures. This PowerPoint lesson is accompanied by a three-page graphic organizer - answer key included!

PLEASE NOTE: This lesson is a PowerPoint document. The TEXT in this PowerPoint document can be altered, as can the order of the slides, transitions between slides, and animation of bullet points. The photos and proprietary fonts (in the titles and backgrounds) have been “digitally flattened” and are NOT able to be altered. This protects against copyright violation. Please understand what you are buying and my Terms of Use before purchasing this lesson. Thank you!


Here are other lessons in this unit you may be interested in:
Lesson 1: Articles of Confederation
Lesson 2: Northwest Ordinance and Shays' Rebellion
Lesson 3: Virginia and New Jersey Plans, Great Compromise
Lesson 4: Three-Fifths Compromise
Lesson 5: The United States Constitution
Lesson 6: Federalism, Checks and Balances
Lesson 7: Federalist v. Anti-Federalists
Lesson 8: Bill of Rights
UNIT: Forming a United States Government

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Total Pages
27-slide PowerPoint presentation, 3 page grahic organizer
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
55 Minutes

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Virginia Plan - New Jersey Plan - Great Compromise