Most Americans don't connect the French and Indian War with the American Revolution. Yet, scholars consider the expensive war as a major cause of the conflict. Watching video clips of historians speaking about the conflict, budding historians explore the French and Indian War and its connection to the American story.
- Use video segments with notes sheets to connect the French and Indian War to the American Revolution
- Learners need some background in the French and Indian War to fully understand the video clips
- To use the resource, create a free C-SPAN Classroom account or the use of the following login credentials: Username: students, Password: C-SPANCLASSROOM
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Clips include historians connecting the French and Indian War to the coming American Revolution
- Video resources help augment instruction by introducing historiography