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Cindy Parker

Cindy Parker

Author: Cindy Parker

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


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The Boston Tea Party

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Boston Tea Party Video

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The First Continental Congress

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The shots fired and Lexington and Concord

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