Example of an Outline

Here’s how we started in class. Once you get past I.B (Jefferson Believed…), you fill in the blanks between II, III, and IV.

10.1 – A Republican Takes Office

I. Jefferson’s New Ideas/Inaguration
A. He wanted a simple ceremony
1. Jefferson walked to his inaguration.
2. He spoke softly.
3. He still ate meals at his favorite diner before and after.
4. Instead of bowing, he shook hands with his guests.
5. Jefferson also wore plain clothes.
B. Jefferson belived that our nation’s power came from ordinary people.

II. Jefferson’s Democratic Style

III. A Smaller Role for Federal Government

IV. Stengthening to Supreme Court