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The Philadelphia Convention

Eighth graders investigate the conflict over representation that occurred at the Philadelphia Convention. They participate in a class discussion, and in small groups represent a fictional large population state and small population state, and decide what kind of representative government they want and list the reasons why.

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Resource Details

Grade
8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Year
2006
Usage Permissions
Fine Print