Lesson 14 – Jamestown Conclusion & Virginia House of Burgesses – Tuesday 9/15
Vocabulary Words: Representative Government
Essential Question: How did the House of Burgesses influence the modern government of the United States?
- Chronology of Government Documents
- Jamestown Recap Notes
Several students received a sheet of paper, each with just one government or document title printed on it. Students that received a sheet had to put themselves into chronological order at the head of the class and discuss what they know about each.
These students then picked another student that was sitting to take their sheet and we repeated the process.
Document List: Magana Carta, House of Burgesses, Mayflower Compact, Fundamental Orders of Connecticut, The English Bill of Rights, Declaration of Independence, Federalist Papers
We then completed Jamestown Notes