The video teaches students how the market revolution transformed the economy and people's lives in the 1800s. It teaches students how the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation andShays' Rebellionled to theConstitutional Conventionwhere framers reforged the country. It teaches the Virginia Plan,Great Compromise,3/5 Compromiseand how slavery was protected by the Constitution despite major opposition to slavery, and howFederalistsandAnti-Federalistsduked it out in the fight to ratify the Constitution.
***The lessons cover state-standards while making sure the content is still interesting.
Comparing the Articles and Constitution Activity
After the video, notes, and quiz, students read a secondary source and fill out a Venn diagram comparing the Articles and Constitution with aword bankto support students. Then there two critical thinking questions as well to thinker deeper!
There are answer keys for everything! Click & deliver engagement! This is a history video curriculum like no other!