Review Agenda for the day: summarize war of 1812, “your year of 2014” activity, Era of Good Feelings PowerPoint, and Chapter 11-3 Guided Reading. Focus question they will be answering at the end of the class is: “Was ‘The Era of Good Feelings’ an appropriate title to describe Monroe’s Presidency?”
Pass out EOGF graphic organizer for students. They should be filling this in as we progress through the powerpoint.
Teacher begins slideshow by asking students to write down the 5 most important things that happened to them in 2014. They are then asked to create a name for the year, based on those 5 things: 2014 was the year of _____. After giving students two minutes to write their answers, they will share their answer with a neighbor, and then with the whole class.