Time Period: 1760-1791
Social Phenomenon: The Conquest and the Change of Empire
Students will grasp the perspective and contribution of various actors and describe what happened during the 1760 to 1791 period. (C1). And while considering multiple perspectives, students will interpret "The Conquest and the Change of Empire" by explaining how the change of empire affected colonial society, considering various aspects, and analyzing changes and continuities and causes and consequences (C2).
The American Revolution (Part 2): Declaration, Invasion of Quebec, 1783 Treaty of Paris
Original student texts, materials and student activities considering guiding questions like "Why do we fight? & Were the British friendly conquerors?" And more targeted questions like "Why did the American Invasion of Quebec fail? & How can the effects of the American Revolution be felt today in Quebec?" You will learn to explain the Declaration of Independence, to examine the American invasion of Quebec (1775), and to identify the territory of the Province of Quebec and the US after the Treaty of Paris (1783). Student site section not yet available. Curated document collection in progress here ➦