American Revolution (Boston Tea Party) - This 6 page American Revolution and Boston Tea Party package includes a one and a half page reading that is engaging and informative. The reading is related to the American Revolution in that it covers the major events of the Boston Tea Party. This is a great activity for having students analyzing a reading and for analyzing the Boston Tea Party as a spark of the American Revolution.
The reading and questions cover the major events of the Boston Tea Party including the actions of the British Parliament that led to the Boston Tea Party and the actions of the colonists in the actual events of the Boston Tea Party during the American Revolution.
The packages also includes a set of 7 analysis questions that requires students to consider the reading and think critically in order to develop their ideas in relation to the Boston Tea Party and its overall importance on the American Revolution and American History. The questions come with a detailed teacher key for ease of assessment.
The reading and questions make for an excellent homework or in-class reading activity when learning about the Boston Tea Party or the overall American Revolution! Can also work as a great substitute teaching plan.