35 Founding Fathers Quotes that prove America was not, and was never intended to be, founded on Christianity alone. The Founding Fathers felt the USA was to be ABOVE all of that, with the common law and peace of society to be the most valued principles.
The Three-Fifths Compromise was a compromise reached between delegates from southern states and those from northern states during the 1787 United States Constitutional Convention. The debate was over whether, and if so, how, slaves would be counted when determining a state's total population for legislative representation and taxing purposes
Included you will find: 1 flippable for the three branches of government 1 flippable for the Great Compromise 1 flippable for the Three- fifths Compromise Power Point that includes notes for each flippable 1 processing activity that asks students to create Tweets from the Convention All activities come with examples for both the teacher and the student.
KNOW YOUR BLACK HISTORY: A Terrible Compromise - When Black Americans became “three-fifths of a person” (by AP Contributor Nick Douglas) —> http://www.afropunk.com/profiles/blogs/feature-a-terrible-compromise-when-black-americans-became-three “In 1783 the “compromise” was included in the Articles of Confederation. It was not about legitimate political representation. It was about counting slaves to increase the number of Congressional seats held by white southerners. It would give Southern…