10 of the following words will be on tomorrow’s quiz.
Vocabulary Word: Impeach
Essential Question: Why did the states have to compromise over slavery?
- Introduction to the Constitutional Convention (See Slide Show)
Students are creating an illustrated book of the constitutional convention. Today they just completed notes based on the above slide show. Later will we illustrated each page.
Vocabulary: Double Jeopardy
Essential Question: What are some issues that made leaders think they needed a new constitution?
Today we watched a Brain Pop on the principles of constitution
We also started watching a few clips from the Bill of Rights Institute.
We added illustrations to our foldable today and if we had time we began matching definitions to the terms by finding the other person in class with the corresponding piece.
Vocabulary Word: Democracy
Essential Question: How did the founding fathers plan to create a strong government, yet guarantee individual rights to its citizens?
- FLIPRoCS (Download PowerPoint Here)
Today we created a foldable of the seven principles of government using the FLIPRoCS acronym as a mnemonic device for remembering.