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Why Do We Remember Revere? Paul Revere's Ride in History and Literature
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.
6th - 8th Language Arts 15 Views 78 Downloads
Not Only Paul Revere: Other Riders of the American Revolution
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.
6th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 33 Downloads
The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
Practice sequencing events using Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's narrative poem about the famous revolutionary hero. Learners read Revere's own account of the event, and compare/contrast the two texts using a t-chart. Finally, they imagine they are citizens who hear the ride take place and write diary entries about it.
4th - 5th Language Arts 16 Views 76 Downloads
Revolutionary War People Project
Puppets or paintings, PowerPoints or posters, your class members will have a variety of options to choose from to creatively express their research on an important historical figure from the Revolutionary War.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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“One if by land, and two if by sea!” Aliens Ansel and Clair from Virtoosian travel to Earth in 1775 to interview Paul Revere and investigate the beginnings of the Revolutionary War. The interactive app uses puzzles and games to introduce kids to historic events.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 13 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
Compare and contrast primary and secondary resources about the same historical event in this American Revolution lesson. Eighth graders read "Paul Revere's Ride," by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, as well as the letter from Paul Revere. They compare the two using Venn diagrams.
8th Language Arts 7 Views 65 Downloads
The British Are Coming, The British Are Coming......
Here is a fabulous history lesson designed for very young learners. At first glance, you might think that a lesson on the American Revolution is a bit ambitious for such young pupils, but it works. The lesson is designed to show pupils that history relates to events of people from earlier times, and still plays a role in our lives today.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
The American Revolution and Its Heroes
First graders, through a variety of activities, discover historical aspects of the American Revolution. They make maps and create timelines to track significant events. They create a book about the American Revolution and re-enact Paul Revere's ride.
1st Social Studies & History 5 Views 2 Downloads
Midnight Ride of Paul Revere: Fact, Fiction, and Artistic License
Students examine The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere. In this visual arts instructional activity, students study the historical significance of the event as they examine the Grant Wood painting and primary sources regarding the event.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 14 Downloads
Ride, Paul, Ride
Fifth graders play instruments as an accompaniment to a reading of Paul Revere's Ride. In this Paul Revere's Ride lesson, 5th graders practice reading the poem in order to increase their fluency. They practice the music in order to accompany the poetry reading.
5th Language Arts 12 Views 40 Downloads
Marching Toward Freedom: Boston Massacre: Lesson 16
Fourth graders explore U.S. history by viewing images on the Internet. In this Boston massacre lesson plan, 4th graders identify the reasons the American Colonists and British were in violent altercation that resulted in a bloody aftermath.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Paul Revere's Ride and the American Revolution
Students analyze the cause, results, and critical historic figures and events of the American Revolution. For this American Revolution lesson, students review Paul Revere's significance and the Battles of Lexington and Concord. Students design a challenge for the information.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 26 Views 87 Downloads
Liberty Bowl, No. 45 by Paul Revere
What does a bowl have to do with Paul Revere? Learners will find out about the Liberty Bowl, a silver piece created by Mr. Revere himself. Each of the suggested activities is perfect for engaging kids in exploring the Revolutionary War through an artistic medium.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 14 Downloads
New Review Loyalists and Patriots
Your young historians will square off as Loyalists dedicated to the English crown or revolutionaries fighting for a new nation in a role-play of a colonial town hall debate prior to the American Revolution.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 10 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The American Revolution and Technology-Paul Revere's Ride
Students determine why Paul Revere had to ride from town to town to forewarn that the British were coming. In this colonial American lesson, students explore the methods of communication used during the era as they read different versions of the Paul Revere story.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Middle schoolers examine Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's, Paul Revere's Ride, and other pieces of poetry to use maps and literature to investigate geographic concepts. They chart Revere's ride on current Massachusetts maps while working in pairs.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 16 Downloads