Q2W4: November 7

TeacherAndrew Wilson
Subject AreaUS History
Grade Level8
Week #12
Unit of InstructionAmerican Revolution
Standard(s) Taught

SS.8.A.3.2 Explain American colonial reaction to British policy from 1763 – 1774.

SS.8.A.3.3 Recognize the contributions of the Founding Fathers (John Adams, Sam Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Hancock, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, George Mason, George Washington) during American Revolutionary efforts.

SS.8.A.3.6 Examine the causes, course, and consequences of the American Revolution.

SS.8.A.3.7 Examine the structure, content, and consequences of the Declaration of Independence.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will be able to:

  • Identify the main ideas of the DOI
  • Identify the main actions of the 2nd Continental Congress
Classroom Activities


2nd Continental Congress Notes

Road to Independence Test Review -Test 11/16

Assignments Due
Additional Resources