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“Independence” Simulation Folders Read your new identity description – learn about “who you are”… (Use a dictionary if needed) Decorate your folder with pictures / words / images / etc. which explain “who you are”. In addition to your pictures include: –Simulation name –Faction (Patriot, Loyalist, Neutralist) –Real name
Historical Bulletins “Independence” Simulation
Proclamation Act of 1763 Points Rise – Worth, de Crevecoeur, P. Adams, Windom Points Rise – MacAlister, Churchill, Van Renslar, Dickinson LOSE 5 Points GAIN 10 Points
Read Section 1 of Chapter 6 Answer the questions Predict which events will have an impact on your character in the simulation. Identify why.
Currency Act Points Rise – ALL Farmers, Merchants (shopkeepers, innkeepers, etc), and bankers LOSE – 5 Points
Quartering Act Points Rise – All CITY residents (Boston, Philadelphia, Charleston) LOSE – 3 Points
Virginia Resolution “…that the general assembly of the colony, together with his majesty or his substitute (Governor) have in their representative capacity the only exclusive right and power to levy taxes and impositions on the inhabitants of this colony.” - Patrick Henry Only Virginians can tax Virginians!!!! Points Rise – EVERYONE! LOSE – 1 Point
Sons of Liberty Sam Adams Points Rise – Neutralists and Loyalists LOSE – 2 Points Points Rise - Patriots LOSE – 5 Points
Since the end of the F& I War (Which we won…) 1.Proclamation Act of Currency Act Sugar Act Stamp Act Quartering Act Virginia Resolutions Sons of Liberty Organized 1765
Now for PACTS and FATE… PACTS – Pressure Actions Chairperson records actions on the PACTs page in packet Each faction takes up to 3 actions – no more. Record who is being “pressured” and who is “paying” (with points) for the action FATE – Random acts…. Chairperson randomly picks a fate for the group… Stuff happens beyond your control. Loyalist 1,2,3,4,6 Effect A Group Patriots 2,4,5,7 Effect A Group Neutralists X - # 9 & 10 Can’t do that! 1,2,3,6,7 Effect A Group
Stamp Act Congress New York City – Oct End of the French and Indian War – 1763 Proclamation of 1763 Currency Act – 1764 Sugar Act – 1764 Stamp Act – 1765 Quartering Act – 1765 Virginia Resolutions Sons of Liberty formed – 1765 Delegates will debate 5 proposals. Delegates must take notes for Stamp Act Congress Evaluation. See website for information about evaluations. Evaluations are due, Monday, November 19, or before.
Stamp Act Congress New York City – Oct End of the French and Indian War – 1763 Proclamation of 1763 Currency Act – 1764 Sugar Act – 1764 Stamp Act – 1765 Quartering Act – 1765 Virginia Resolutions Sons of Liberty formed – 1765 PROPOSALS 1.The merchants agree to stop importing British goods. 2.Attempts will be made to terrorize and intimidate all stamp distributors. 3.The Congress agrees to refrain from doing any business that requires stamps. 4.We demand that Parliament repeal the Sugar Act and the Stamp Act. 5.With all due subordination to Parliament, we nevertheless reject the policy of virtual representation.