A New Country Is Born
On Your Own
Watch this movie on the American Revolution. Please take both quizzes.
Watch this movie on The Declaration of Independence. Please take both quizzes.
Look at this famous painting about the signing of the Declaration of Independence and learn who is in the painting.
Complete this cloze about Thomas Jefferson.
With A Partner
Learn about the battles during the Revolutionary War.
Play The American Revolution Timeline Game with a partner.
Go to Class Zone. Click on Middle School, click on California and then click on Find Your Book. Next, click on American History. Then click on Animated History. Explore the animations.
1. Have you ever done something that was not “fair” in order to get something you wanted. What was it?
2. Do you think what Washington did was fair to the British?
3. When is it important to be fair to others, and when is it not important? Why?