The New Nation Begins The First 3 Presidencies
New Unit Question • How did the first American Presidents shape the country and its government?
AIM: • How did George Washington’s actions shape American government? • Do Now: Have you ever been the first to do something…lead by example? Explain.
Precedent • an act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or an example for others to follow.
Whiskey Rebellion • Why did the government put a tax on whiskey? • Why was there a rebellion? 3. How was the rebellion dealt with by GW?
Reflection Question • What other early American crisis situation does Whiskey Rebellion remind you of? • What are the similarities?