Founding of the Nation Six Square Review Game (U.S. History)
To assess your secondary U.S. history students about the “Founding of the Nation” students will play a fun review game The SIX-Square Game is a fun and interactive game where students will compete in groups to answer a series of questions. The worksheet can then be used as a test review. 1-die-per-group is needed.

Questions based on California Standards
Standard 11.1 Students analyze the significant events in the founding of the nation and its attempts to realize the philosophy of government described in the Declaration of Independence.
1. Describe the Enlightenment and the rise of democratic ideas as the context in which the nation was founded.
2. Analyze the ideological origins of the American Revolution, the Founding Fathers' philosophy of divinely bestowed unalienable natural rights, the debates on the drafting and ratification of the Constitution, and the addition of the Bill of Rights.
3. Understand the history of the Constitution after 1787 with emphasis on federal versus state authority and growing democratization.
4. Examine the effects of the Civil War and Reconstruction and of the industrial revolution, including demographic shifts and the emergence in the late nineteenth century of the United States as a world power.
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Created: Nov 4, 2015

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