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The Federalist Debates: Balancing Power Between State and Federal Governments

Students examine the pros and cons of state sovereignty vs. federalism, as argued by the Founding Fathers. They identify the basic positions of each side, complete a worksheet, and write a persuasive essay arguing for Jefferson or Hamilton.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Year
2002
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