Reading social studies content for causes of the American Revolutionary War unit for fourth, fifth, sixth, or seventh-grade students or remedial activities for older students- There is one page of informational reading on the Declaration. In addition, there are: related vocabulary words, comprehension questions, and an answer key. This activity will also be available in an interactive web-based format at: Reading-SocialStudiesSolutions.com. The lesson is designed to align with the following Common Core standards: RF.4.3, 4; ELA-Literacy.RI.4.1, 2, 3, 4, and 10. It also aligns with the following Georgia State Standard: SS4H4b. License to copy these materials is permitted for the classes of one teacher.