10/8 Contextualization

Today, we practiced a new skill with familiar content.

Using a prompt about the French and Indian War and an assigned POV we brainstormed specific historical details, created a thesis, and wrote a context.

Begin by reviewing the article below.  It will explain the Contextualization point that must be earned on all APUSH essays and provide some examples/non-examples.

Contextualization Article

Now, complete 1 page of the following graphic organizer by brainstorming specific historical details that could support the assigned POV for the claim (indicated by a star), write a thesis, and then create a 2-3 sentence contextualization for this topic (on the back).