Aim: <ul><li>Why is the Bronx considered a vital battleground in the American Revolution?  </li></ul>
Do Now: <ul><li>Think about this: </li></ul><ul><li>Pretend you are in  Grand Theft Auto Boogie Down Edition. Which areas ...
Today we will: <ul><li>1.  Become familiar with the Battle of Pelham </li></ul><ul><li>2. Visualize details presented in a...
Who is Col. Glover?  <ul><li>G-  gutsy </li></ul><ul><li>L- l eader </li></ul><ul><li>O- observant </li></ul><ul><li>V-  v...
Sketch-to-Stretch <ul><li>Listen to the following account by Col. Glover.  </li></ul><ul><li>Sketch out the image that you...
Task: <ul><li>You will work with your small group to analyze primary resources. Work together to complete the primary sour...
Follow-up Assessment <ul><li>Writing assignment: </li></ul><ul><li>Pretend you are playing the Grand Theft Auto- American ...
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Bronx American Revolution Ppt

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Bronx American Revolution Ppt

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

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