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This worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about John Paul Jones and naval combat during the American Revolution
This activity is very easy to use. All you have to do is print off the primary source from the following website for classroom use or direct students to the website to answer the worksheet questions:
The primary source document is labeled ("I Have Not Yet Begun to Fight," 1779)
Students read the document and answer the questions on the worksheet. The worksheet includes 10 questions and has an answer sheet for the teacher. The First Battle of Bull Run Worksheet can be used to generate classroom discussion or be used as homework. Feel free to modify this assignment as needed for your classes.
Picture from: debaird [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
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