Type:

Article/Essay, Graphic Organizer/Worksheet, Lesson Plan, Other

Description:

This lesson plan looks at the major ideas in the Declaration of Independence, their origins, the Americans' key grievances against the King and Parliament, their assertion of sovereignty, and the Declaration's process of revision. Upon completion of the lesson, students will be familiar with the document's origins, and the influences that produced Jefferson's "expression of the American mind."

Subjects:

  • Social Studies > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Declaration of Independence Revolutionary War Thomas Jefferson American History

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
Update Standards?

SOC.9-10.14.F.4a: Social Science

Determine the historical events and processes that brought about changes in United States political ideas and traditions (e.g., the New Deal, Civil War).
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