We found 49 resources with the concept the stamp act
Why Is the Declaration of Independence Important?Lesson Planet
5th CCSS: Adaptable
Fair or unfair? To begin a study of the American Revolution, class members review the treatment of the people of the American Colonies by the King of England and decide which were fair and which were unfair. Class members then annotate a...
Modern: Industrialization and Global IntegrationLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The 18th and 19th centuries saw so many political revolutions around the world that it's difficult to consider the importance and influence of the revolutions that affected each country differently: the agricultural and industrial...
Causes of the American RevolutionLesson Planet
10th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Beginning with the experience of hearing that lockers in school will be taxed, through analysis of political cartoons and informational text, and culminating in a debate between loyalists and patriots, your class members will engage in a...
US History Overview 1: Jamestown to the Civil WarLesson Planet
18 mins 8th - 11th
Complete with territory maps, photos, and interesting anecdotes, this video covers the major events of American History, roughly from 1754 to 1865. Plymouth and Jamestown are mentioned in the beginning of the video, but the speaker...
Events leading to the American RevolutionLesson Planet
5th CCSS: Adaptable
The Stamp Act, Paul Revere's ride, and the Boston Tea Party pushed American colonists to the tipping point that led to the American Revolution. Fifth graders research the key figures of the war, study the Declaration of Independence, and...
Prelude to the Revolutionary WarLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Work on analyzing primary source documents and informational text with a set of reference material about the American Revolution. Middle schoolers read about the precursors and significant events of the Revolutionary War, and demonstrate...
Fourth of July (Grades 3-5)Lesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Bring history to life for your young scholars with a Fourth of July lesson series. After a class reading of the Declaration of Independence, students translate this pivotal document into layman's terms before working in small groups to...
Not Getting the News about the Stamp ActLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How did American colonists react to the Stamp Act of 1765? Your young historians will examine primary source material by reading excerpts from a transcription of the Pennsylvania Gazette and then identifying the sentiments expressed by...
A Century of Expansion: America's Destiny (1763-1867)Lesson Planet
10th - 11th
How did we grow into such a large nation? Follow the events, wars, and treaties that led to the acquisition of major states as we expanded into the West. The slides provide maps, dates, and simplistic information to help learners...
The American Revolution, Guided ReadingLesson Planet
10th - 12th
This McDougal Littell worksheet provides a graphic organizer for US History class members to record information on the causes and effects of events like France entering the war, the British closing Boston harbor, passing the Stamp Act,...
Hey, King: Get Off Our Backs!
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewYoung historians explore the reason American colonists were unhappy under British rule. Class members complete hands-on activities and participate in a group discussions to understand why colonists drafted the Declaration of Independence.
Colonial Broadsides and the American RevolutionLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Young scholars access the Library of Congress's collection of Broadsides (printed material with news, entertainment, advertisements, etc.) and explore their impact on events leading up to the Revolutionary War. They create a timeline...