2Bell Ringers We will beginning bell ringers this week Each day a question will be up on the SmartboardYou will answer this question in 2 complete sentences on your bell ringer sheetThe bell ringers will be collected on Fridays and count at a 5 point grade
3(Have page D-2 on your desk so I can check your homework) Bell RingerWhy do nations fight wars?(Have page D-2 on your desk so I can check your homework)
4Housekeeping:Homework: Page D-7 (read and answer questions on the back)If you have not handed your essay in, tomorrow is the last day to hand it inBinders will be checked the week after Thanksgiving
5French and Indian WarRead one of the four stories at your table and think about the answers to the questionsUsing your answers to the questions, complete your part of the graphic organizer on page D-5
6French and Indian WarTake turns summarizing your story for the others in your groups, and help them fill out the part of the graphic organizer that you were responsible for
8Story 1: Colonists were upset that land in the colonies was becoming too expensive, so they wanted to expand westward Story 2: As English people moved into the Ohio Valley, they upset the Natives and French settlers because they began taking resources from the them such as land and furs Story 3: France was angry that English colonists were selling land in what they believed was their territory. The French sent troops into the Ohio Valley Story 4: England began to send military into the Ohio region, and they tried to build military forts. This angered the French who attacked the fort
9Between 1754 and 1763, English soldiers (from the American colonies and England) battled the French in the colonial territories. The Native Americans had a choice of fighting with the French against the English, or with the English against the French. If you were a Native American, which side would you choose?
10The English & English Colonists… Want to use your land for fur trading and farmingThink that Native Americans are “savages”Want to expand their territory further to the WestHave a steadily growing population in America
11The French & French colonists… Want to use your land for fur tradingHave married Native Americans and raised families with them in AmericaHave many missionaries living in the west that try to convert Native Americans to ChristianityHave a relatively small population in America
12If the French and English are going to have war, which side will your Native American tribe be allies with? Explain why you chose that answer!
13Most of the Natives actually chose to fight with the … French
14England and the English colonists vs.France and most Native Americans
15Bell RingerWhy did England and France go to war during the French and Indian War?Have D-7 on your desk for me to check
16Causes of the French and Indian War 1) England's desire to expand west2) Conflict between England and France over territory in the West3) Natives’ anger over colonists settling on their land
17French and Indian WarEngland and its colonists vs. France and the NativesThe two sides were fighting over land in the Ohio ValleyColonists began to call for unity among the colonies
23England had to find a way to pay off war debt EffectsEngland had to find a way to pay off war debt
241) Before the French and Indian War began, Benjamin Franklin and other colonial delegates created the Albany Plan of Union. Why do you think the colonies rejected Franklin’s plan?Because they wanted to control what went on in their own colonies and were scared of a central government taking away that power
262) What does each section of the snake represent? Each section represents a colony or a colonial region 3) What message is Benjamin Franklin trying to send with this cartoon?His message is that the colonists need to unite together to be stronger and to survive against outside forces. He created the cartoon to promote the failed Albany Plan of Union. The cartoon will also be used during the American Revolution
274) England was in debt due to the French and Indian War 4) England was in debt due to the French and Indian War. How do you think England was going to pay back these debts?England pays for the French and Indian War by taxing their own citizens and taxing the colonists. These taxes includes the Sugar Act and the Stamp Act.
295) If you were a colonist, how would you feel about the Proclamation Line of 1763? The colonists were upset that they were not allowed to settle to the west of the line. Their belief was that settling to the west was one of the main reasons for the French and Indian War