Day 7

Founding Brothers Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    'Lost Voices' Presentations

    Kind of Activity:

    Long-term Project


    To research recent scholarship on the revolutionary era

    Common Core Standards:



    In the preface of Founding Brothers, Ellis, addresses trends in recent historical scholarship and writes that, "Much of the best work has taken the form of a concerted effort to revere the lost voices from the revolutionary generation [...]." While Ellis makes clear that his project does not fit this mold, students will work over the course of the...

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