2 Intolerable Acts Opening Intolerable – Impossible to endure; unbearable.Coercive – to act by force; strong-armAfter the Boston Tea Party, England passed a series of strict new laws to punish the colonists. In England, they referred to the 4 new laws as Coercive. In the 13 Colonies, they were referred to as Intolerable.Prompt:Write a sentence using the word “Intolerable,” as if you were a colonist in the 1770’s.Write a sentence using the word “Coercive,” as if you were a British soldier in the 1770’s.Which would you rather be, the soldier or the colonist? WHY?
3 Student ExpectationAnalyze the causes of the American Revolution, including the Intolerable Acts.
4 Intolerable ActsRead each of the new laws passed by the Intolerable Acts and match a picture with that law.Write A, B, C, or D for each picture that matches the description.Sketch the picture in the space provided.(Either the picture from the PowerPoint or your own.)
7 Road to Revolution Taxation Foldable Create a foldable using 3 pieces of printer paper.Overlap each sheet leaving 1 inch at the bottom of the previous sheet.Fold the three sheets in the middle Creating 6 sectionsOn the 1st section place the Title “Road to Revolution”2nd - Sugar Act 17643rd - Stamp Act 17654th - Quartering Act 17655th - Tea Act 17736th - Intolerable Acts 1774
8 Road to Revolution Taxation Foldable Define - Inside each flap you will provide a brief descriptions of each tax.Next you will analyze pictures and choose pictures that best fit with each tax Cut the picture out Glue it in.
11 Create a TREE MAP List each ACT of Parliament in the foldable List 2 unique things about that Act Parliament ActsStampQuarteringTownshendTeaIntolerableCauseEffectFRAME OF REFERENCEIf you were a colonist during this time, which Act would affect you most? Which act would affect you least? WHY?