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Similarities and Differences Between the American Revolutionary War and the American Civil War
Fifth graders describe three similarities and three differences between the American Revolutionary War and the American Civil War. They play a game comparing the two wars.
5th Social Studies & History 6 Views 18 Downloads
Singing Along with the American Revolutionary War
Fifth graders read Chapter 12 in their social studies book, as well as trade books, and encyclopedias. They identify major events that took place during the American Revolutionary War. Students create a song (groups of 4-5 people) using the events, a familiar musical tune, and motions.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Revolutionary War Patriots and Loyalists
Students research a famous man or woman of the American Revolutionary War. They listen to the story on tape "Guns For General Washington," conduct Internet research, and create a written report, poster, and first person oral report.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 10 Views 84 Downloads
Introduction to American Revolutionary War
Fourth graders research the important people of the American Revolutionary War. In this social studies/US history lesson, 4th graders discover the important people in the American Revolutionary War by researching them and viewing a slideshow.
4th Social Studies & History 16 Views 62 Downloads
Perspectives of the American Revolutionary War
e purpose of this unit is for students to understand the American Revolutionary War and evaluate different perspectives relative to causes and effects of the war. The concept of perspective is examined in the concept of decision making.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 19 Views 75 Downloads
American Revolutionary War PowerPoint Presentation
Learners explore the American Revolutionary War by choosing main ideas from various sources (text book, Internet, etc) and demonstrate their knowledge of the war through creating a PowerPoint slide show.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 25 Downloads
Revolutionary War, Research, and Technology
Fifth graders research an event from the American Revolutionary War after completing a unit of study on the topic. They word process their research and demonstrate how to insert a picture into the document.
5th Technology & Engineering 10 Views 21 Downloads
A Country Is Born-The American Revolutionary War
Seventh graders construct a historical timeline of events leading up to and during the Revolutionary War. They give a speech pleading the cause of independence and compare and contrast today's news media with the ideals of the revolutionary era.
7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
The Revolutionary War: A Timeline
Fifth graders, in groups, spend one to two days researching their person or event. After the research process, each student has to write two to three sentences describing their person's most important contribution to the American Revolutionary War.
5th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Heroes of the American Revolutionary War
Learners watch a video and read a poem about the events that led to the Revolutionary War. They develop graphic organizers to analyze famous quotes from the Colonial Era and create posters demonstrating the positions of the Patriots and Tories.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 25 Views 15 Downloads
Intro To The American Revolutionary War (2nd)
Eighth graders explore the events of the American Revolutionary War. After reading The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, as an introduction to the instructional activity, 8th graders participate in a simulation to experience the Nation of Ms.
8th Social Studies & History 10 Views 34 Downloads
Militia of the American Revolutionary War
Students explore the role of the colonial militia n the American Revolutionary War. Using traditional and internet resources, students, complete a research worksheet designed to provide information about the militia. Worksheet is provided.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 23 Downloads
Lesson 3/4 - Revolution and the Pattern of War 1774-1783
Part three of this excellent four-part series on the American Revolutionary War is as good as its predecessors. It covers a 10-year period, beginning in 1774 and ending with the signing of the Treaty of Paris in 1783. Concepts covered include, colonial war tactics, the French Alliance and treaty, the main reasons why colonists moved toward rebellion, the significance of the victory in Saratoga in 1777, and the Treaty of Paris.
10 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
The Revolutionary War: The Battle For Freedom
Eighth graders examine the events leading up to the Revolutionary War with a focus on the Boston Tea Party. Using the internet, they discover why the tea was dropped into the harbor by the colonists and research the Intolerable Acts. They discuss the grievances the First Continental Congress presented to King George of England.
8th Social Studies & History 16 Views 84 Downloads
Persuade or Die!
Learners read Patrick Henry's speech. They review prior learning about persuasive writing, and the American revolutionary war. Students listen as the teacher reads Patrick Henry's speech aloud to the class using lots of emotion and gestures.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 21 Downloads