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The American Revolution: Creating a New NationLesson Planet
10th - 12th
The American Government was founded on several major principles which led to the US Constitution, Federal System, and Bill of Rights. This presentation follows Colonial America on its journey from colony, to freedom fighter, to...
The 13 Originals: Exploring the Who, When, Where, and Why Behind the 13 Original Colonies of Early AmericaLesson Planet
8th - 11th
Discover the stories behind each of the thirteen stripes on the American flag with this straightforward presentation. Complete with learning objectives, discussion questions, and solid information about each of the original thirteen...
A Colony is Born : Lesson 5 - Dear MemLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Discover colonies! Young historians will listen to a primary source journal entry read aloud with a backdrop of wave sounds. They discuss the entry, add historical facts to a chart and personal insights to another. Then they listen to...
Colonial America and The American RevolutionLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How did the founding of the American colonies lead to a revolution? Use the essential question and sample activities to guide learners through a series of history lessons. Additionally, the packet includes effective strategies to...
The Brief American Pageant: Settling the Northern ColoniesLesson Planet
9th - 11th
Experience the birth of the United States with this series of maps. Detailing settlements in New England, New Netherland, and New Sweden, this presentation would be a good companion to your lecture on early American History. It is...
Beyond the Battlefield: A Virtual Field Trip to the Museum of the American RevolutionLesson Planet
25 mins 2nd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Author Lauren Tarshis hosts a virtual field trip to the Museum of the American Revolution. Tarshis takes viewers on a behind-the-scenes tour stopping along the way to check out exhibits and interview Revolutionary War experts that work...
The American Revolution: 1775 - 1783Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Track the ins and outs and wartime strategies used by both the British and the Americans during the Revolutionary War. Multiple comparisons are made between both factions, maps, statistical data, images, and light text is used throughout...
EngageNY Grade 4 ELA: Module 2A, Unit 2 - Case Study - Conducting Research on Colonial AmericansEngageNY
4th CCSS: Adaptable
Use these 16 lessons to help fourth graders comprehend informational text as they read about different roles colonial Americans played on settlements. The class specifically studies the "wheelwright" trade and then break into groups to become experts on another colonial trade. As Unit 2 of three, this unit serves its function well within the larger context of Engage NY's Module 2A for fourth graders.
Book: The Original United States of AmericaLesson Planet
3rd - 6th
Students, after reading Chapter One in the book, "The American Colonies' Sense of Who They Were," analyze the actions of the colonists as well as compare the similarities between the protests of the colonists and protests of today. They...
Causes of the American RevolutionLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th
This is part five in a series of lectures given by a teacher. Basically, you are watching a teacher giving a lecture. He has maps behind him, and reads questions from a study guide to a test. Next, he answers the questions. This video...
The Pilgrims: Native American Relationship to the LandLesson Planet
1 min 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An informative video sets the context for a lesson that asks young historians to consider how cultural values influence perspective. Groups compare the attitudes reflected in a journal entry of a member of the Plymouth Colony to those of...
Mercantilism and The Colonial American EconomyLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The invisible hand of trade. Viewers use the AP review video to learn the impact of mercantilism on the American Colonies. They examine the question of taxation without representation as the colonists get more and more upset with the...
The Road to the American RevolutionLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Students consider the case for forming a new, independent nation. In this American Revolution lesson, students examine the people, places, and events that led to the outbreak of war in the colonies. Students compare colonial protests to...
American Colonial Life in the Late 1700s: Distant CousinsLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students research how early colonists lived. They investigate late 17th century colonist's lives from Massachusetts and Delaware. Using their research, students write historical fiction in the form of friendly letters between the two...
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