Minute Man National Historical Park offers a variety of materials for use in the classroom, either as a pre-visit package or lesson plan. Let us know what you find most useful! Please contact Education Coordinator, Jim Hollister at (978) 318 - 7829 or email e-mail us
Rebels, Redcoats, and Homespun Heroes Activity Guide
Lexington and Concord: A Legacy of Conflict
A Cause Worth Fighting For - The American Revolution Begins
Revolution At Their Doorstep: Meriam's Corner, April 19, 1775
The Coming of The American Revolution
Primary Resources On Line. The Massachusetts Historical Society has digitized and transcribed hundreds of primary resource documents relative to the start of the American Revolution.
Did You Know?
Often considered "ragtag" by the British regular army, the Massachusetts colonial militia was actually very well organized. With a few exceptions, able-bodied men between 16 and 60 years of age were required to serve. They were the main line of defense for the colony for nearly 150 years before the Revolution.