Guiding Question:Collaborative: Students will understand the cause and consequence of the Monroe Doctrine by reading and writing a CEAS with at least 8 points out of 10.
Independent: Students will understand James Monroe's presidency by completing a webquest with at least 80% accuracy.
8.4 - Students understand the aspirations and ideals of the people of the new nation
W.8.2 - Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
Do Now (Voice Level 0) 5 minutes:
If you were President of the United States and Spain tried to take over Mexico, would you do anything about it? Why or why not?
Monroe Doctrine Notes
Independent (Voice Level 0) 45 minutes:
- Have you finished all the history work in Google Classroom?
- Play an iCivics game
- Work on homework for another class
- Read a NewsELA, CNN, or Achieve article
- Practice your typing
- Read a book
Collaborative (Voice Level .5) 45 minutes:
Task 1: Read & complete AIM annotations
Task 2: Respond to writing prompt
Exit Ticket (Voice Level 0) 5 minutes: