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American Revolution

American Revolution

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California State Standard/Content Standard

11.1 Students analyze the significant events in the founding of the nation and its attempts to realize the philosophy of government described in the Declaration of Independence. Grade 11
 

Objective

After this lecture on Early American Revolution students will be able to write about what lead up to the American Revolution and what role the Declaration of Independence had on the revolution.

Pre-American Revolution

Source: John Adams, Boston Massacre. (n.d.). Retrieved March 8, 2015, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiCEyuIuwAU

Intolerable Acts

Boston Massacre

Read on what the Boston Massacre was all about!

Source: The Boston Massacre. (n.d.). Retrieved May 18, 2015, from http://www.ushistory.org/declaration/related/massacre.htm

The Big Question

Why did the American Colonist feel so split from their Great Britain counterparts?