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Lesson 1/4 - American Colonial Reactions, 1763-1776

For Teachers 9th - 12th
A fine video on the decades leading up to the American Revolutionary War awaits your class. The concepts covered include colonial growth, the colonials' reaction to British authority, the Minutemen, the Sons of Liberty, and the Boston...
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Two Views of the Boston Massacre

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders analyze historical perspectives. In this Boston Massacre lesson, 8th graders examine political cartoons and images about the event. Students discuss how propaganda was used by the British and the Colonists to justify their...
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Road to the Revolution

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders review information downloaded from the Internet and prepare for a mock trial of the Boston Massacre.  For this American Revolution lesson, 5th graders discuss the Internet information and take notes for the trial.  STrong...
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History is a Series of Decisions

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students examine cause and effect. For this American Revolution lesson, students analyze primary source documents regarding the Stamp Act, the Boston Massacre, and George Washington. Students imagine if the events had unfolded...
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Boston Tea Party

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders research the Boston Tea Party. In this Boston Tea Party lesson plan, 5th graders explore the conflict leading to the Boston Tea Party. Students investigate the causes and effects of the American Revolution.
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American Revolution Timeline Project

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
This simple project can have great implications for your learners' understanding of the shifts in power during the American Revolution. Using an included worksheet, your young historians will design a timeline of the revolution and...
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Road to the Revolution

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders consider the causes and effects of the Boston Tea Party. In this American Revolution history and poetry writing lesson, 5th graders read the book The Boston Tea Party by Steven Kroll and complete a related worksheet...
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Taxes & Smuggling - Prelude to Revolution

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Why are the American Revolution and the War for Independence not the same thing? Were taxes really the main point of contestation for the colonists? Listen as this fantastic presenter discusses the roots of the American Revolution,...
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Foundations of American Government

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine historical perspectives. In this Boston Massacre lesson, students watch "The Story Behind the Boston Massacre," and conduct further research on the event. Students debate the Patriot and British perspectives of the event.
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Not so Friendly fire

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explore the events that lead up to the Boston massacre and how that galvanized the Colonists against the British.
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Road to the Revolution

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders research the Boston Massacre. For this social studies lesson, 5th graders research the causes, events, and results of the Boston Massacre. Students prepare for a mock trial and discover both sides to the story.
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Fact, Fiction, or Bad Memory

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Young scholars identify bias in how the events of the Boston Massacre were reported. They attempt to determine who is to blame for the Boston Massacre by determining the reliability the of sources.
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Causes of the American Revolution

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Learners answer the question of: How did England impose its political and economic control over the colonies? They create a comic strip depicting the event of the Boston Massacre. Students complete a Wordstoming activity to anticipate...
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Boston Spies' Report on the Redcoats

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students collect information about British actions in Boston and send it by secret message to leaders in Philadelphia.
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Massacre or Street Fight? A Study of Images Relating to the Boston Massacre

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders examine how the merchants of the city allowed the economy to flourish. Using primary sources, they discover how international trade helped to develop the United States. They also identify the role of Elias Hasket Derby, a...
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Boston Massacre

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders create a Venn Diagram labeled "Police, Soldiers, Both," and compare and contrast the role of today's police officers with English soldiers in 1768. They also list some ways of protesting, such as boycotting and...
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Paul Revere- Mini Biography

For Teachers 3rd - 12th Standards
You'll be fascinated to learn the many significant influences that Paul Revere had as an American patriot beyond announcing the coming of the British at the battle of Lexington and Concord.
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Development of Democracy

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders examine the road to the American Revolution. In this Boston Massacre lesson, 8th graders investigate the testimony of Captain Thomas Preston. Students write their own verdicts based on his testimony.
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Revolutionary War, Timeline and Causes

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders explore important events leading up to the Revolutionary War. In this Revolutionary War instructional activity, 3rd graders work in pairs to research dates and important events prior to the Revolutionary War. Class...
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Understanding Loyalist Vs. Revolutionary Ideology

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students understand some causes of the American Revolution. Students learn the viewpoints of the loyalists and the American Revolutionaries. Students learn a timeline of facts which they use to compare and contrast the views of the...
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Worksheet #33 Questions - Boston Tea Party

For Students 8th - 9th
In this Boston Tea Party quiz instructional activity, learners test their historical knowledge with ten fill in the blank questions about various terms from the aforementioned subject.
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Events leading to the American Revolution

For Teachers 5th Standards
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...
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Revolutionary War Era Tick-Tack- Toe

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
So many fantastic activities on the American Revolution! From drawing political cartoons illustrating events of the Boston Massacre to writing a diary entry as a shopkeeper during the Boston Tea Party, your young historians will...
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The American Revolution

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
Invite your class on a ride through the American Revolution. Young historians travel through time as they explore the events that led to the foundation of the United States of America. Over the course of eight lessons, this unit provides...

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