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8/10/2020 Course Syllabus gmc.mrooms3.net/mod/book/tool/print/index.php?id=4235662&chapterid=234640 1/5 Course Syllabus Course Schedule Weekly Topics and Learning Objectives Weekly Overview Reading Activities and Assignments Week 1 - The New World Focus on understanding the differences between primary and secondary sources, provide examples of each type of source, and demonstrate different ways historians could possibly use each of these source types. Understand the underlying rationale behind European exploration of the Atlantic. Understand the varying motivations for English colonial migration, focusing on the key differences between the English government's motivations with regard to colonization, in contrast to what colonists wanted from this opportunity in the New World. Explore key differences in colonial culture between the various American colonies, focusing on how each colonial subject experienced their own colony's unique economic system, religious preference, and lifestyle. Chapter 1 - Globalization and exploration lead to finding the New World Chapter 2 - European migration to the New World and the establishment of colonies Chapter 3 - Colonial competition and the development of colonial cultures Openstax U.S. History - Chapters 1-3 Week 1 Discussion: England in the New World Initial post due by 11:55pm, 8/5. Final posts due by 11:55pm, 8/9. Week 1 Critical Thinking Exercise due by 11:55pm, 8/9. - Compare/Contrast the Northern, Middle and Southern Colonies Primary Source Assignment due by 11:55pm, 8/9. APA Quiz - Formatting Primary and Secondary Sources due by 11:55pm, 8/9.
8/10/2020 Course Syllabus gmc.mrooms3.net/mod/book/tool/print/index.php?id=4235662&chapterid=234640 2/5 Week 2 - The Colonial Crisis Leads to a Revolution

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