Monday, October 21, 2019

Place your War of 1812 trading card on a desk in the room and sit in the center.  Await instructions on your activity today.

HOMEWORK:  Study for unit test

a)  sorting the causes and consequences of the American Revolution and War of 1812

b)  prepare on the written topics:

-In what ways is the American Revolution significant to the history and development of Canada?

-Who gained the most out of the War of 1812:  British, Americans, BNA?  Defend your answer.

Friday, October 18, 2019

  1.  What were the consequences of the War of 1812?  Complete this activity to find out:
    Consequences of the War of 1812 matching activity (FORM)
    Consequences of the War of 1812 matching activity
  2. More class time to work on your War of 1812 trading card

HOMEWORK: 

  1.  Finish your trading card and have a printed version ready to hand in on MONDAY
  2. Study for unit test:  cause/consequence for American Revolution and War of 1812

Thursday, October 17, 2019

UNIT 3 FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT – War of 1812 Trading Card (PDF)
UNIT 3 FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT – War of 1812 Trading Card

Sign up for a topic for your War of 1812 trading card project and begin gathering your research.

Don’t forget – use the textbook (Chapter 9) and the links I’ve provided…save yourself time and be effective!

HOMEWORK:  Work on your trading card project; review causes/consequences of the American Revolution and causes of the War of 1812

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Today you will be learning about the key events of the War of 1812 through video clips from Canada – A People’s History.

Please complete the following worksheet as you are viewing the videos:

War of 1812 video worksheet (FORM)
War of 1812 video worksheet

HOMEWORK: 

  1.  Preview the unit project – read through the criteria and marking rubric, plus familiarize yourself with the resources to use
    UNIT 3 FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT – War of 1812 Trading Card (PDF)
    UNIT 3 FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT – War of 1812 Trading Card
  2. Study the causes and consequences of the American Revolution and the causes of the War of 1812.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

  1.  Formative Assessment check in – can you identify the causes and consequences of the American Revolution?

    The American Revolution had important ramifications for the development of British North America (BNA).  2 colonies became 4 and Britain created a new law to govern the colonies of Upper Canada and Lower Canada.

  2. Further analysis of the Constitutional Act of 1791
    Constitutional Act 1791 (FORM)
    Constitutional Act 1791

    Turmoil in North America was not over at the end of the American Revolution.  The continent will plunge into warfare again in 1812 and for the 2nd time in our nation’s history we will be invaded.

    3.  What were the causes of the War of 1812?
    War of 1812 (March 2019) PDF

HOMEWORK:  Review causes of the War of 1812 and continue practicing the causes/consequences of the American Revolution

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Today you will learn how to analyze political cartoons focussing on the causes of the American Revolution

  1.  How can you “read” a political cartoon?
    Common Political Cartoon Devices (PDF)
    Common Political Cartoon Devices
  2. Let’s practice one together and then you will have a chance to apply your skills!
    Political Cartoons of the American Revolution interpreting primary sources (FORM)
    Political Cartoons of the American Revolution interpreting primary sources

What were the events of the American Revolution?  Complete this worksheet using the provided PDF reading:

READING for American Revolution questions (PDF)

The American Revolution questions (FORM)
The American Revolution questions

HOMEWORK:  Complete questions on the events of the American Revolution

 

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

  1.  Review Venn Diagram of Royal Proclamation and Quebec Act

Let’s begin UNIT 3 – create a new folder within Socials 9 and download the Learning Outcomes and Vocabulary
UNIT 3 LEARNING OUTCOMES AND VOCABULARY (PDF)
UNIT 3 LEARNING OUTCOMES AND VOCABULARY

  1. Why were the 13 Colonies so upset with the RP and QA when they are laws to govern Quebec, not them?
    Thirteen Colonies reaction to Royal Proclamation and Quebec Act – causes for revolution (PDF)
    Thirteen Colonies reaction to Royal Proclamation and Quebec Act – causes for revolution
  2. Analyzing the causes of the American Revolution
    Causes of the American Revolution chart (FORM)
    Causes of the American Revolution chart

HOMEWORK:  Complete chart on S/E/P causes of Am Rev

Monday, October 7, 2019

  1.  Review of how the British chose to govern Quebec under the Royal Proclamation
  2. Governors sent to Quebec did not rule according to assimilation, so the British had to go back to the drawing board.  What would be the best way to govern?
  3. Video preview of the Quebec Act 1774
  4. Complete pages 14, 15, and 16 in learning booklet

HOMEWORK:  Complete pages 14, 15, and 16