Vocabulary Word: Ratify
Essential Question: Why did American knowingly create a weak constitution with the Articles of Confederation?
- Articles Notes
- Shays’ Rebellion
We discussed how to use the word Ratify.
We took notes on a T-Chart for the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation.
We discussed the Northwest Ordinance being a major achievement of the Articles.
We then watched part of the following clip on how Daniel Shays helped to prove the Articles of Confederation needed to be replaced with a stronger government.