Fri. 5/12 -Mon 5/15 – 15.2 “The Crisis Deepens”

Fr I can Define the Fugitive Slave Act I Can explain the connection between Bleeding Kansas and the Kansas-Nebraska Act   Please explain a time in your life when you disobeyed / broke the rules because it was the right thing to do.   In today’s lesson we will look into chapter 15.2 which will…

Thurs. 5/4 – Regionalism Vocab Shuffle

To help with our understanding of the complex political and economic relationships that is starting to develop between the three growing US regions, we will be playing a game of vocab shuffle. I CAN Arrange different vocab terms based upon similarity, region, and economic connection To start we will do a group refresh of properly…

Tues 5/2 – “Webster, Clay , Calhoun”

For today’s lesson we will be working in groups to identify and distinguish the views on three of the most influential men in 1850’s America. I Can Explain John C. Calhoun’s views on the nature of the Union I Can Explain Henry Clay’s views on the nature of the Union I Can Explain Daniel Webster’s views on…

Mon. 5/1 – Conflicts over States Rights

Today we will be looking into the issue of Nationalism and Sectionalism in relation to the grow of Americas three growing regions; North , South,  and the West. What we will ask ourselves today is “What happens when these three regions begin to grow and have conflicts with issues through the sale of public land, Internal…