Friday 1/8. – America: Industrial Giant or Agricultural Colossus

Learning Targets

I can EXPLAIN the connection that Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton have to the birth of our counties first political parties

I can EXPLAIN both parties views of the National Government and Economy.




In your view, who’s vision did America follow;

Thomas Jefferson or Alexander Hamilton?

Please use your experience and knowledge from the group project in your answer.


Today will discuss this question in detail.

We will highlight a number of phrases from our Wed night homework to guide our discussion.

After we discuss our answers and ideas we will watch the following video. After, we will ask ourselves if these statistics are more reflective of Hamilton or Jefferson and why?




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