Tired of looking all over the internet for useful activities and projects for the American Revolution? Want engaging ideas which integrate primary sources and higher level thinking? Download my American Revolution Set which includes the following:
-A Unit Checklist with learning targets and essential questions.
-A complete American Revolution Web Quest
-Transcript of the Declaration of Independence with simplified annotations.
-Activity/Project: Re-writing the Declaration as a "Dear John" Letter (includes full example and grading rubric!)
-Activity: Re-write the Declaration In Your Own Words (uses important excerpts from the Declaration along with helpful definitions).
-Project: Create Your Own Political Cartoon!
-Project: Recipe For a Revolution (Re-create American Revolution events, ideas, people, and key terms into a recipe. Can apply to any unit, not just the American Revolution!).
These activities are an excellent supplement to the American Revolution curriculum that you already teach. Make history interesting and engaging for your students!