American Revolution Unit - 7 Revolutionary War Lessons - Activities - Passages

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    This no prep unit includes 7 American Revolution lessons for 5-6 weeks of instruction & includes a print & digital version. Some components are editable so you can tweak it to your students’ needs. Audios of the reading passages, quizzes, & tests are included. This is perfect for students with read-aloud accommodations. 

    It includes these 7 American Revolution lessons:

    ⭐️ Causes of the American Revolution lesson

    ⭐️ American Revolution Battles & Events lesson

    ⭐️ The Declaration of Independence lesson

    ⭐️ France's Involvement in the Revolutionary War lesson

    ⭐️ Key People of the American Revolution Vol. 1 lesson

    ⭐️ Key People of the American Revolution Vol. 2 lesson

    ⭐️ Outcomes & Impacts of the Revolutionary War lesson 

    You will save over 25% by purchasing the bundle.

    This no prep Revolutionary War Unit includes:

    ✅ 7 editable PowerPoint presentations that cover causes of the American Revolution, American Revolution battles, outcomes of the Revolutionary War, and more that can be used to facilitate discussion or have students take notes (PowerPoint presentations include carefully curated videos & links that will enrich the Revolutionary War lessons)

    ✅ 7 slotted notes pages so students can focus on recording the important information from the PowerPoint presentation. Editable slotted notes included!

    ✅ 7 informational reading passages about the Revolutionary War (There are TWO versions of the reading passage included. One is the "paper saver" version for when you have to limit your copies. The other is the "note-taking" version which has enough space for annotating and taking notes. This version also includes bolded headers for the different sections!)

    ✅ 28 reading comprehension activities (4 per lesson): Includes key terms, dates & events, significant items, significant people, political cartoon, geographical connection, literary works, and a literacy connection. Three of the four activities PER lesson have two levels: a basic recall and an application of knowledge.

    ✅ 7 quizzes for each of the American Revolution lessons included

    ✅ editable study guide

    ✅ editable unit test

    ✅ editable modified test

    ✅ answer keys for all components

    ✅ digital version of all components (Google & Easel)

    ✅ self-grading Google Forms version of quizzes, unit test, & modified unit test

    ✅ audio of reading passages, quizzes, unit test, & modified test (perfect for read-aloud accommodations)

    Additional ways you can use these Revolutionary War lessons:

    ⭐️Limited on copies or paper? Every component of this lesson is ready-to-go on Google & Easel, so you can easily assign to your students. The quiz is also available on Google Forms, and I include explicit directions on how to assign and tweak (if desired) for your students. The quiz is also self-grading!

    ⭐️Short on time? Simply give students the reading passage, and they can complete the reading comprehension activities independently. All information needed for the activities is contained in the reading passage! These can also be used for homework.

    ⭐️Perfect for sub plans! These lessons require ZERO prep for substitute plans. Students can easily check their own answers with the included answer keys.

    What teachers are saying about this American Revolution Unit:

    ❤️ “This was a great way to teach the American Revolution. The students were able to use the guided notes easily and there was no prep for me. I had more time to show videos because this was so easy to do.”

    ❤️ “My students are loving this! My creativity was lost under a pile of other things I was having to do and you created the kinds of lessons I really want to give. This has put a creative spark back in me and I really appreciate these lessons.”

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    ❤️ “Amazing PowerPoints and resources to go along with them! Thank you!”

    ❤️ “Wonderful and creative resources- I love the reading skill focus too! Thank you!”

    Looking to expand your Revolutionary War Unit? Try these aligned activities:

    ⭐️ American Revolution Vocabulary Word Wall Pack

    ⭐️ Revolutionary War Primary Source Analysis Pack

    ⭐️ American Revolution Interactive Notebook Activity Pack

    ⭐️ American Revolution Simulation: No More Taxes!

    ⭐️ Revolutionary War Stations

    ⭐️ The American Revolution Bell Ringers & Warm Ups

    Looking for something more comprehensive? Check out my American Revolution Curriculum that includes these 7 Revolutionary War lessons plus additional activities!


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    ++++++++++US HISTORY CURRICULA++++++++++

    US History Curriculum Complete Course

    US History Curriculum Vol. 1

    US History Curriculum Vol. 2

    Unit 2: Colonial America

    Unit 3: American Revolution

    Unit 4: Constitution & A New Nation

    Unit 5: Age of Jackson & Sectionalism

    Unit 6: US Civil War & Reconstruction

    Unit 7: Gilded Age

    Unit 8: Progressive Era & American Imperialism

    Unit 9: World War 1

    Unit 10: Roaring '20s & Great Depression

    Unit 11: World War 2

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    Total Pages
    188 pages
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    Teaching Duration
    1 month
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    Identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies (e.g., how a bill becomes law, how interest rates are raised or lowered).
    Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.
    Integrate visual information (e.g., in charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts.


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