• Thomas Stone

    National Historic Site Maryland

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.

Materials- Timeline and the Declaration of 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?

Did You Know?

Did you know that Haberdeventure has been rebuilt? In 1977 there was a fire that left behind the wings, brick and foundation. The park opened to the public in 1997 after an extensive restoration project was completed.