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We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution: The American RevolutionLesson Planet
5th - 8th
The contributions of African-Americans to the American Revolution are the focus of this Social Studies and language arts lesson plan. After reading and discussing Linda Crotta Brennan’s The Black Regiment of the American Revolution,...
Anonymous Patriots: Songs of the RevolutionLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Give your class a deeper understanding of the context and meaning behind early American song lyrics. By reading the lyrics to "Yankee Doodle" and "Revolutionary Tea," high schoolers will practice analysis by examining the structure and...
Simulation: Revolutionary Town Hall MeetingLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Secondary historians simulate events leading up to the American Revolution. They assume the roles of patriots, loyalists, or neutrals in a town meeting set prior to the Revolution. As Patriots and Loyalists make their arguments, neutrals...
Liberty for All: Voices from the RevolutionLesson Planet
8th - 10th
Did the Declaration of Independence really intend to grant liberty for all? Get your class thinking about historical perspective with documents relaying the experiences of women, white men, and African-Americans during the Revolutionary...
Lesson 7: Loyalist vs. Patriot : Who am I?Lesson Planet
Tenth graders consider what made colonists Patriots or Loyalists. In this colonial America lesson, 10th graders research primary and secondary sources to prepare for a historical role play activity that requires them to act as Patriots...
Lesson 11: Enlightenment: An Application of Reform to Political TheoriesLesson Planet
Ninth graders determine what the Enlightenment had to do with the American Revolution. In this historical perspectives lesson plan, 9th graders examine the ideals of Enlightenment philosophers as they view a PowerPoint presentation....
What Experiences Shaped the Founders' Thinking about Government?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students study the ideas and experiences that shaped the founding fathers' perspective about government. In this the government lesson plan, students examine the Articles of Confederation as they relate to the power of government....
Revolutionary Tea Parties and the Reasons for RevolutionLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students identify tea party protests other than the Boston Tea Party, state some possible reasons behind the tea protests, and explain the connection between the Boston Tea Party, other tea parties, and events that preceded and followed...
Not Only Paul Revere: Other Riders of the American RevolutionLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students examine circumstances surrounding rides of the American Revolution other than Paul Revere's, explore why posterity treated them differently than Revere's ride, and create original poems based on historical fact.
Why Do We Remember Revere? Paul Revere's Ride in History and LiteratureLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students examine primary documents regarding Paul Revere's ride and its role in the Revolutionary War. They consider how Revere's role has been written about by Longfellow and others and discuss the discrepancies between accounts.
Lesson 2: Religion and the Argument for American IndependenceLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Young scholars examine how religion affected arguments justifying American independence. They read and analyze primary source documents, and write an essay analyzing how Americans used religious arguments to justify revolution against a...
America Established Because of ProtestLesson Planet
4th - 8th
Students explore events and causes that led to American Revolution and examine popular pro-Patriot renderings and texts of these issues created both at that time and in later years. Students then prepare and deliver oral presentations...