Introduction:
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The Patriot: I Will Not Fight

Patriot:: A New World

The Patriot: Pray for the Cause


Read the following two books and then write letters from both King George and George Washington's point of view about the reasons for the taxes and the need for the Intolerable Acts.


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Background Information:










The Sugar Act




The Intolerable Acts


The Townshend Act



Boston Masacre





Investigation into the "Boston Masacre"


The Tea Act


The Boston Tea Party
Use Tea to stain the papers: Idea from Teaching in Room 6, Here is a link: Teaching in Room 6

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Lexington to Concord





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Project:

What lead to the Revolutionary War? It was a domino effect. Go to the Wiki below and research each domino. You will fill out a domino for each of these steps in your team project page.

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This links you to your main unit.











Sources for specific battles of the Revolutionary War:

British Battles: On the left, you will find tags. The blue tags are the wars. Scroll down until you find The American Revolution. Under this tag, you will find in pink, a list of the battles. Find your assigned battle and click on it.

Map of the American Colonies at the outbreak of war in 1775
Map of the American Colonies at the outbreak of war in 1775


To go to a website called The American Revolution, click on the picture of George Washington. Once there, scroll over the names of the battles until you find the one that is assigned to you, Click on it for information.

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George Washington


War Stats found here!
War Stats found here!

Create flags of the Revolution after reading about Betsy Ross:

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Explain Symbols and Colors:

Palau
Palau



It is hard to find information on the Battle of Bubbardton, but if you click the picture of the battle below, it will take you to a site with information.

Profile of General George Washington
Profile of General George Washington


Battle box projects

Click here for a great site listig and giving information about each battle in our war for American independence.
Click here for a great site listig and giving information about each battle in our war for American independence.


Domino Book of the Revolutionary War:


Revolutionary Books

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Sources

Read about influential People in the Revolutionary War. Then create a doll of that person: Picture taken from Teaching in Room 6.


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Significant people involved in the Revolutionary War


People of the Revolutionary War


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Abigail Adams
Sarah Franklin Bache
Anne Bailey
Margaret Corbin
Mary Ludwig Hays McCauley (Molly Pitcher)
Sybil Ludington
Betsy Ross
Deborah Sampson
Mercy Otis Warren
Phyllis Wheatly
Prudence Wright
Martha Washington


The American Revolution
The American Revolution





General History Source

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The Baldwin Project