Tues. 10/10 -Wed. 10/11- The Legacy of the War

 Today we will be reading about some of the struggles that our country will have to face now that the Revolution is over. There will be a number of economic, political and geographic issues that we as a country will have to resolve as we struggle to form a new form of government. I CAN…

Thurs. 9/21 – Thomas Paine: Common Sense

Today we will be looking into the political ideas of Thomas Paine and the influence that his work “Common Sense” had in the early stages of the American Revolution. I CAN identify Thomas Paine as the author of “Common Sense” I CAN explain why Thomas Paine was such a key figure in the American Revolution. Please…