Students will understand the cause and effect relationship between the actions of the British Parliament and the reactions of the American colonies
Start by reviewing the key terms of this lesson. Students take notes based on the video.
Use this graphic organizer to record the different acts and events that happened before the American Revolution. You may use more than one page to record events. This will be used on any in class quizzes.
Source: Josh Arnold
Summary and background to key events
Source: Josh Arnold and history students
Use the following websites to help you complete the timeline organizer for this lesson.
Library of Congress:
Road to Revolution game:
Win the White House:
The States geography game:
History scavenger hunt:
Warning this game is super addictive, don't start playing unless you have hours of free time: