Bronx American Revolution Ppt

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  • 1. Aim:
    • Why is the Bronx considered a vital battleground in the American Revolution?
  • 2. Do Now:
    • Think about this:
    • Pretend you are in Grand Theft Auto Boogie Down Edition. Which areas of the Bronx would you go into? Why? Which areas do you think you should avoid?
    • What role does geography play in this?
  • 3. Today we will:
    • 1. Become familiar with the Battle of Pelham
    • 2. Visualize details presented in a text
    • 3. Analyze primary sources with a variety of formats.
    • 4. Understand how geographical features assisted the troops during the American Revolution.
  • 4. Who is Col. Glover?
    • G- gutsy
    • L- l eader
    • O- observant
    • V- vital
    • E- elusive
    • R- reliable
  • 5. Sketch-to-Stretch
    • Listen to the following account by Col. Glover.
    • Sketch out the image that you visualize while listening to the text. Then complete the writing prompt.
  • 6. Task:
    • You will work with your small group to analyze primary resources. Work together to complete the primary source worksheet.
    • Some things to think about:
    • Who would use this?
    • What type of source is this?
    • Who would have read it?
    • What does it help us realize today?
  • 7. Follow-up Assessment
    • Writing assignment:
    • Pretend you are playing the Grand Theft Auto- American Revolution Edition.
    • Are you on the British side or the American side? What strategies would you use to defeat your opponents? What may be harmful to you?