Middle School

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Justice in the Classroom | Rule of Law & John Marshall

1 Chapter One:
America Exploration to Revolution

(1607 – 1781) Follow the establishment of the “New World” and its development, stretching 170 years as the burgeoning cradle of freedom grew while friction with England developed.

Middle School: 2015 Standards

Virginia
USI.5a Jamestown Settlement
USI.5e French & Indian War and Taxation
USI.6a Issues of Dissatisfaction That Led to the American Revolution
USI.6c Key individuals and Events of the Revolutionary War
National
NSS-C.5-8.2 Foundations of the Political System
NSS-USH.5-12.3 Era 3 Revolution & the New Nation (1754-1820s
America Exploration to Revolution

Video Presentation

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Play time without discussion,
approximately 8:38

Chapter One - Lesson Plans

Gallery Walk - Lesson Plan Instructional Video

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Revolutionary
Gallery Walk

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Take a walk with history!

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This provided new knowledge I was not familiar with. There are activities that can be adapted to other curriculum. The resources provided are wonderful and can be adapted as well.