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Teaching Benedict Arnold: Turncoat & Spy

Benedict Arnold: Turncoat & Spy

Today, Benedict Arnold is remembered as a traitor. His story of how be turned from American military hero to bitter turncoat teaches us a lot about the Revolutionary War, and even about human nature.

USHistory.org

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Was Benedict Arnold justified in betraying the Continental Army?
STANDARDS:
RH.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RH.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,3
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