As students watch they complete an interactive note-sheet with fill-in-the-blanks, comprehension and critical thinking questions, and a thinking map. The driving question of the video is 'why did the French and Indian War lead to the American Revolutionary War?" The video teaches howGeorge Washington'sinitial attack against French forces sparked this war. It covers a few major battles- at Fort Duquesne, theBattle of Quebecand Montreal that led to the British victory. It covers theTreaty of Parisand how the French were removed from North America but howPontiac's Rebellionled to theProclamation of 1763and why the colonists were enraged by it. Lastly, it teaches how the huge debt from the war led totaxesthat sparked protest and rebellion that would usher in the revolution.
The video helps visual learners with on-screen text of the main ideas and vocab, powerful images, and it reviews the important concepts to ensure comprehension. Cut the lecture and spend more time working with students and supporting their learning with this video lesson!✅
After the French and Indian War video, students can complete a quick quiz to check for understanding. There is a PDF for print our or aGoogle Form auto-graded quizas well. Then, there is an optional extension activity where students analyze three maps showing territorial claims in North America before and after the war and one on Pontiac's Rebellion and answer questions on them. The activity will help to build geography andmapping skills! Engaging and approachable for diverse learners!
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