Jefferson's International Relevance: National Expansion Lesson Plan

http://classroom.monticello.org/images/handouts/JIRNationalExpansion.pdf

Reading Level:

  • Middle

A lesson plan for students in international or American schools abroad as well as students in the United States with limited exposure to American studies and history. It is designed for an American history class, but depending on the curriculum, it could be adapted to suit a world history classroom. Students who have been studying the beginnings of American republic and the Constitutional Convention will find this lesson relevant.