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John Adams Teacher Resources
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Pupils explore U.S. history by identifying key figures of our past. In this American Revolution lesson, students view photographs of leaders such as Jefferson, Hancock and John Adams. Pupils discuss their accomplishments and participate in a role-playing activity in which they are members of colonist committees.
Students examine Thomas Jefferson's arguments when objecting to the Sedition Act. In this Thomas Jefferson lesson plan, students read about Thomas Jefferson's arguments against the Sedition Acts using on-line material while working in groups. They write a position paper based on the material which is used as an assessment.