Guiding Thought Question: How were Thomas Paine's ideas similar to those of the European Enlightenment thinkers?
Today's Learning Objective: Students will be able identify the reasons for the split away from Great Britain and the early attempts at government.
Students will be examine the arguments for, and against, the Constitutional Convention and complete a critical thinking assignment about the Federalist papers.
Unit I Forum - Creating a Nation
AP US Government and Politics Forum
Welcome to the Forum! Here is where you will be answering your daily warm-up questions. Please do not enter your last name for privacy reasons, and you may use a nickname if you would like (Just make sure Mr. Tredinnick is aware of the nickname you are using). Write out thoughtful responses to the forums on the days they are assigned. If you miss a day please take it upon yourself to complete the Forum you missed. Each Forum has the targeted Learning Objective(s) there so you can see what the focus of the day's class will be.