What We Did Today:
Students went over the answers to the Chapter 10 Packet. Students also began a t-chart, listing the "Good" and "Bad" aspects of Andrew Jackson's presidency.
The growth of voting rights and the election of Andrew Jackson signaled the growing power of the American people.
Andrew Jackson's presidency was marked by sectional and political conflicts.
The Jackson Administration supported a policy of Native American removal.
There is a Chapter 10 Assessment Thursday, March 2. This will be a closed-note, five paragraph essay. The essay will be written in class. The essay needs to answer the question, "Was Andrew Jackson a good president?" with three main pieces of supporting evidence. For essay format, please visit http://norupstein.weebly.com/individuals--societies-blog. Students are encouraged to draft their essay to prepare for this assessment.