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Unit #2: Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer
Learning Target: I can PREDICT how the events leading to the American Revolution could have been seen very differenently from the points of view of loyalists and patriots. 

Please complete the steps below to prepare for this assignment:

 Follow the directions below.  You will be creating a tab for this assignment after you have added this lesson's learning target to your LiveBinder.

1.  Open the "Learning Targets" tab in your LiveBinder.  Copy the learning target above into your LiveBinder.  Be sure to include today's date. 

2.  Create a new tab in your LiveBinder titled "Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer". 

3.  Now click on "content" > "text" > "text-media" option. 


Red Activity:

Assignments to Complete:

Part I: Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

1.  Type the following title into your LiveBinder text box: "Part I: Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer"

2.  Download a copy of the Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer.  You can open this file in Microsoft Word.

3.  Watch the "America The Story Of US - Rebels" video clip.  Note: The video should begin around 17 minutes into the complete video.  Please do not watch information about Jamestown and Plymouth. 

    

     You can also use this website to help you preview the Causes of the American Revolution

4.  Complete the Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer as you watch the video.  You can watch the video indivudally or with your group in order to complete the graphic organzier.

5.  Be sure to save your Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer on your computer.  When you have completed the assignment, please do the following upload your
     complete Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

        
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Part II: Learning From Others

1.  Type the following title into your LiveBinder text box: "Part II: Learning From Others"

2.  Find a partner sitting at another table.  Email your Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer to the student at the other table. 

3.  Have the other student email you their Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer as well.

4.  Examine and review your partner's Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

5.  In your LiveBinder text box, make a list of 5 things you learned from looking over their work. 

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White Activity:

Assignments to Complete:

Part I: Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

1.  Type the following title into your LiveBinder text box: "Part I: Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer"

2.  Download a copy of the Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer.  You can open this file in Microsoft Word.

3.  Watch the "America The Story Of US - Rebels" video clip.  Note: The video should begin around 17 minutes into the complete video.  Please do not watch information about Jamestown and Plymouth. 

    

     You can also use this website to help you preview the Causes of the American Revolution

4.  Complete the Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer as you watch the video.  You can watch the video indivudally or with your group in order to complete the graphic organzier.

5.  Be sure to save your Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer on your computer.  When you have completed the assignment, please do the following upload your
     complete Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer
        
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Part II: Learning From Others

1.  Type the following title into your LiveBinder text box: "Part II: Learning From Others"

2.  Find a partner sitting at another table.  Email your Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer to the student at the other table. 

3.  Have the other student email you their Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer as well.

4.  Examine and review your partner's Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

5.  In your LiveBinder text box, make a list of 3 things you learned from looking over their work. 

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Blue Activity:
 
Assignments to Complete:

Part I: Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

1.  Type the following title into your LiveBinder text box: "Part I: Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer"

2.  Download a copy of the Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer.  You can open this file in Microsoft Word.

3.  Watch the "America The Story Of US - Rebels" video clip.  Note: The video should begin around 17 minutes into the complete video.  Please do not watch information about Jamestown and Plymouth. 

    

     You can also use this website to help you preview the Causes of the American Revolution

4.  Complete the Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer as you watch the video.  You can watch the video indivudally or with your group in order to complete the graphic organzier.

5.  Be sure to save your Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer on your computer.  When you have completed the assignment, please do the following upload your
     complete Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

        
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Part II: Learning From Others

1.  Type the following title into your LiveBinder text box: "Part II: Learning From Others"

2.  Find a partner sitting at another table.  Email your Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer to the student at the other table. 

3.  Have the other student email you their Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer as well.

4.  Examine and review your partner's Causes of the American Revolution Advanced Organizer

5.  What is one thing you learned from looking over their work?  Place your answer in your LiveBinder text box.

  
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