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Workshop 2: Lectures & Activities

Reflection One:
Paine's Argument


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Watch the onscreen activity following Lecture One.

The teachers in the discussion groups explored Thomas Paine's arguments for independence. As you listen to the teachers analyze Common Sense,answer the following questions:

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What insights do you gain?

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What arguments do you agree or disagree with?

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What other arguments did you find in Common Sense that the teachers did not mention?

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