We found 618 resources with the concept the american revolution
Alexander Hamilton: Lawyer, Writer, and Founding Father
3rd - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewScholars analyze the impact Alexander Hamilton had on the creation of the United States. Primary documents and video clips give learners a glimpse into the life of one of America's Founding Fathers, arming them with enough information to...
The French Revolution: Crash Course
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An episode from a world history video playlist on the French Revolution presents a very rapid review of the key events of the revolution. It then provides viewers with the narrator's rationale for considering the French Revolution more...
Lesson 1: How Do Society’s Expectations Influence Education?
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The history of women's education can be traced back to the delicate stitching of student samplers from the 19th century. Modern-day pupils examine and analyze four primary sources, three of which are images of embroidered samplers, which...
An Introduction to Thomas Paine's Common Sense
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Most American are familiar with Thomas Paine's impassioned plea about the importance of liberty, but they may not be as familiar with the other ideas put forth in his pamphlet Common Sense. Introduce class members to Paine's...
Conceived of Compromises: Creating the US Constitution
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The United States Constitutions is one of the world's oldest written constitutions that is still in use today. Learn more about the creation of a document that regulates the separation of powers, checks and balances, and citizens' rights...
U.S. Constitution Crossword Puzzles: Advanced #1
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
What do Boston Harbor, the Electoral College, and Chief Powhatan have in common? They all represent vital moments in American history—and they are all clues in a thorough and challenging crossword puzzle about the United States...
Modern: Industrialization and Global Integration
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The 18th and 19th centuries saw so many political revolutions around the world that it's difficult to consider the importance and influence of the revolutions that affected each country differently: the agricultural and industrial...
Civil War Trust Animated Map: Entire Revolutionary War
19 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A thorough and measured look at the American Revolution includes movements on an animated map, high-quality reenactments, and instructive narration that takes learners through the vital first steps of the United States of America.
Letter from George Washington to Martha Washington
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
How did George Washington feel about leading the army during the early days of the American Revolution? Learn about his feelings with an excerpt from a letter to his wife, Martha, and with careful consideration of key vocabulary words.
General George Washington In Massachusetts — 1775–1776
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Who was George Washington? What were the events and principles that formed his character and made him the man he was? To gain insight into this amazing individual, pupils examine multiple primary source materials, from his childhood...
History of Immigration Through the 1850s
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone living in the United States today is a descendant from an immigrant—even Native Americans. Learn about the tumultuous history of American immigration with a reading passage that discusses the ancient migration over the Bering...
George vs. George: The American Revolution as seen from Both Sides
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Accompany a reading of George vs. George: The American Revolution As Seen from Both Sides by Rosalyn Schanzer with a collection of short-answer questions and vocabulary terms predefined for your convenience.
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness
6th - 8th
Our forefathers worked to create a more perfect nation for us, and the road to democracy was anything but smooth. Add these resources to your unit on the Declaration of Independence and show your young Americans the roots of their political society.