In this resource, students are learning about the Compromise of 1850. This is a difficult concept for students to understand. They will read the compromise in the online textbook, ushistory.org. Then, a video of teacher explaining the reading, context, and helping lower level learners understand the content.
Understanding the constitutional convention is key to better understanding how our government works today. In this lesson student read and watch about the convention. Then, pretend they are a delegate from one of the original states at the convention. Students research about their state and decide what plan would best help their state and how they should vote. Teachers are encourages to hold their own class constitutional convention.
This OER / CC-licensed video clip on leadership, health management, and compromise is one of more than 400 OER videos on leadership and management, shot in more than 12 countries.