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Battle of Vincennes - Battle of Moore's Creek - John Paul Jones

Battle of Vincennes - Battle of Moore's Creek - John Paul Jones
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Battle of Vincennes. Battle of Moore's Creek. John Paul Jones.

Key words include:
- Neutral
- George Rogers Clark
- Bernardo de Galvez
- John Paul Jones
- Bonhomme Richard
-Grand Union Jack

This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- Native Americans as British allies, and why they mostly sided with Britain.
- George Rogers Clark and fighting along the western frontier.
- A primary source document by Clark who wrote to Governor Patrick Henry of Virginia explaining his intent to attack Vincennes. Students predict whether he will be successful.
- Spanish aid and their help defending the southern border from the British.
- The Battle at Moore’s Creek, its importance and outcome.
- Sir Henry Clinton and his plan to march through the South to recruit Loyalists.
- John Paul Jones at command of the Bonhomme Richard and his daring capture of the British vessel Serapis.
- Who John Paul Jones was and where he is buried today.

Overarching Question (Thinking Focus Question):
How did the British hope to acquire new American recruits?

**CAN BE ALTERED!** This is lesson 7 of the American Revolution Unit. It comes with an engaging and visually appealing 32-slide PowerPoint presentation with easy to understand content illustrated with charts and pictures. This PowerPoint lesson is accompanied by a three-page graphic organizer - answer key included!

PLEASE NOTE: This lesson is a PowerPoint document. The TEXT in this PowerPoint document can be altered, as can the order of the slides, transitions between slides, and animation of bullet points. The photos and proprietary fonts (in the titles and backgrounds) have been “digitally flattened” and are NOT able to be altered. This protects against copyright violation. Please understand what you are buying and my Terms of Use before purchasing this lesson. Thank you!

Here are other lessons in this unit you may be interested in:

Lesson 1: Olive Branch Petition
Lesson 2: Battle of Bunker Hill
Lesson 3: Declaration of Independence Part 1
Lesson 4: Declaration of Independence Part 2
Lesson 5: Battle of Long Island, Trenton and Princeton
Lesson 6: Battle of Saratoga
Lesson 7: John Paul Jones Battles of Vincennes Moore's Creek
Lesson 8: Battle of Kings Mtn, Cowpens, Guilford Court House
Lesson 9: Benedict Arnold and The Siege of Yorktown
Lesson 10: Treaty of Paris
UNIT: American Revolutionary War

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Total Pages
32-slide PowerPoint presentation, 3-page graphic organizer
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
55 minutes
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