Students will understand the sequence of events that led to the American Revolution.
5.5 Students explain the causes of the American Revolution.
Understand how political, religious, and economic ideas and interests brought about
the Revolution (e.g., resistance to imperial policy, the Stamp Act, the Townshend Acts,
taxes on tea, Coercive Acts).
Know the significance of the first and second Continental Congresses
Click the link below to find out information about the Boston Tea Party
Source: kidspast.com http://www.kidspast.com/world-history/0361-boston-tea-party.php
Liberty's Kids video clip
Source: Liberty's Kids/You Tube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1cT_Z0KGhP8
Click the following link to learn about the Intolerable Acts of 1774
Click on the following link to learn about the First Continental Congress:
video about the shots fired at Lexington and Concord.