Canada and the United States may be friendly now…but that wasn’t always the case. In 1813, US forces burned the city of Toronto during the War of 1812. The British/Canadian forces burned Washington D.C.
What effect do you think the War of 1812 had on US-Canadian relationships? Can you imagine the US and Canada going to war against each other today? If so, over what?
American History 1
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.