Bacon's Rebellion Materials

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The first link below leads you to a complete video introduction (approximately 20 minutes runtime) to the context surrounding Bacon's rebellion. The second link will take you to the Historical Scene Investigation (HSI) Project Web site. HSI provides free investigations that position students as investigators to a variety of events in American History (e.g., the "starving time" at Jamestown, the Boston "Massacre," the decision to drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, and the battle for school desegration. The third link directs you to an HSI investigation focusing upon Bacon's Rebellion. Here, you will find a link to Pickett Educational Resources which offers a DVD/CD combo pack with additional resources and classroom activities for Bacon's Rebellion in the classroom.

Road to Rebellion: An Introduction to the Social, Economic and Political Factors Leading to Bacon's Rebellion, 1676

 
 

Historical Scene Investigation Project
Link to Web site at: http://web.wm.edu/hsi/?svr=www

Last updated: May 21, 2015

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