Uprisings: Study of the Declaration of Independence
1. The first tab is the Declaration of Independence
with a column for annotations and summary. It should be printed out.
2. Oral Reading of the Declaration of Independence
What groups of people are not represented in this video?
3. Worksheet for analysis to prepare for discussion:
a) What were the shortcomings of the Declaration from words to reality?
b) What groups of people did it affect and how were they affected?
c) What happened to rectify the injustices? What still needs to be done?
d) There are some examples provided but they are not comprehensive.
List of some of the victories to correct injustices and gaps between what the Declaration of Independence states and reality in the United States.
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