Unknown Story

Unknown Story
  Copy


More Options: Make a Folding Card




Storyboard Description

This storyboard does not have a description.

Storyboard Text

  • Many things have led up to this convention. The Articles of Confederation had failed us. We had a unicameral government, with no separation of powers.  We also had no strong central government and the states could do as they pleased. 
  • I am Sherman, I say we go by the New Jersey plan. There will be equal representation and it will benefit the smaller states. There would be three branches in this government
  • I am Randolph, I propose we go by the Virginia plan. This will be based off of population, so it will benefit the larger states. It will create a bicameral government.
  • I am Hamilton, we need to go by the Hamilton Plan. The central government will have the most power. It will also be bicameral. 
  • We have reached a compromise! We will have a bicameral government. We will have a House of Representatives, representation is based on Population. There will also be a senate, this will include two representatives from each state. 
  • I am Roger Sherman and I propose the 3/5's Compromise. This will make the large states happy because there slaves will count as population by 3/5's. This will satisfy the smaller states because they are not counted as a full person. 
  • I am Madison, I propose that we have a regulation on slave trade. The trading of slaves overseas will be illegal at the start of 1808. This will not benefit the South but the North will greatly appreciate it. 
More Storyboards By kamrynmiller
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class   •   Quick Rubric   •   abcBABYart   •   Storyboard That's TPT Store