|Unit of Instruction||America's Political Heritage and Founding Fathers|
SS.7.C.1.1 Recognize how Enlightenment ideas including Montesquieu’s view of separation of power and John Locke’s theories related to natural law and how Locke’s social contract influenced the Found Fathers.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
I will examine how Enlightenment ideas influenced the Founders’ beliefs about individual liberties and government.
We The People Bell-ringer
The Enlightenment PowerPoint – Take notes
Constitutional Convention Bell-ringer
John Locke PowerPoint – Island Activity
Foundations of the Government Bell-ringer
The Enlightenment; A Time of New Ideas worksheet (formative)
2. Follow the link and finish the CPalms tutorial – https://www.cpalms.org/PreviewResourceStudentTutorial/Preview/101384
3. Complete the Baron de Montesquieu; A Baron is Born worksheet (formative)
4. When finished students may play iCivics games.
CPalms tutorial – upload completion certificate to gradebook (formative)
The Enlightenment: A Time of New Ideas reading and worksheet (formative)
Baron de Montesquieu; A Baron is Born worksheet (formative)
ALL IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.