Causes of the Revolution
Title- Causes of the American Revolution 1763-1775
Objective- Students will be able to identify the events that led to the American Colonists drafting the Declaration of Independence.
Purpose- Students will identify major events that lead up to the revolution, place events in their proper sequence, and identify reasons why the colonists wanted independence.
Procedure- Students will read the Declaration of Independence and match the events listed in the timeline to the grievances against the King of England as listed in the Declaration of Independence.
Did You Know?
Thomas Stone's great-great grandfather William Stone was the first Protestant Governor of Maryland.He was the first Stone to live in Maryland, but branches of the Stone family have lived in Charles County since the county's founding in 1658. More...