Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence
This mini-research eBook was developed for Mrs. Aussant's 3rd grade
class at J.L. Lomax Elementary School
Designed by Mae C. Roquemore, a Valdosta State University Preservice
GPS Standard: SS3H2- The
student will discuss the lives of Americans who expanded people's
rights and freedoms in a democracy.
a) Identify various leaders with their rights
b) Explain obstacles,
restrictions, and social barriers that these historical figures had to
overcome and describe how they overcame them.
PLO (primary learning outcome): Students will identify
Thomas Jefferson, the threats Great Britain posed to the rights of
American colonists, and the main points of the Declaration of