After this lesson, students will understand the important factors that lead up to the declaration of independence. They will also be able to thoughtfully discuss the context surrounding the document as well as potential bias' presented within it.
1. Watch the video and answer the questions below it.
2. Read the Declaration of Independence and be prepared to hold a seminar (class discussion) in class.
3. Optional: review the powerpoint that will be presented in class
Source: Youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYyttEu_NLU