Sample Lesson Plan
change as needed for your school district
Every school board as its own idea as to how to write a lesson plan and within those districts, every principal has his or her own ideas. This SAMPLE plan is basic guide for new teachers to help them over the rough first year. It has been approved by three different principals and two assistants. That doesn't make it right, but it helps.
Lesson Plans Date(s) ________________________
___ Day one: Discuss: overall chapter theme. Tell about Galvez's
secret aid to the colonies and his campaigns along the Gulf coast. Treaty
of Paris. Hand out terms list #1, begin to discuss and define terms.
___ Day two: Discuss what the U.S. go following the treaty of Paris, What did Spain get, what flags flew over Louisiana (Bourbon Spain/ American 15 star). Have students draw and color these flags.
___ Day three: Discuss the second wave of Acadians; the problems
with the Creoles, Governor Miro. Explain building of houses - Bousillage
(BOO ze YAZH), moss and mud wall mixture. Plan to do wall tomorrow. Show
wall frame. Explain the fires of 1788 and 94 and why they happened. Begin
___ Day four: Weather permitting, go outside and demonstrate
Bousillage wall covering. Have students do section by mixing mud and moss
to right consistency. Apply to slats, let dry.
___ Day five: Weather permitting, have students white wash bousillage wall.
___ Day six: Discuss the new Louisiana newspaper Le Moniteur
de la Louisiana, Explain the end of Spanish rule and the impact on
Louisiana culture, food, art and buildings. Do Map study p. 71 TG.
___ Day seven: Test
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