Boston Tea Party
Boston Tea Party Lesson
FOR GOOGLE 1:1 CLASSROOM
Aim: Was the Boston Tea Party justified?
Included in this packet:
• Title page
• Relevant do now question for students - can be transitioned to the Sons of Liberty rebelling against the British
• "Will There Really Be A Party," "The Empire Strikes Back," & "How do the colonists respond?" documents/passage with corresponding graphic organizer
• Application/Closing/Higher Order thinking question
★★ You can find my Boston Tea Party lesson AND bonus song HERE!
. Lyrics and questions to "Fight For Your Right (to Tea Party). Can be sung along using the Beastie Boys "Fight for Your Right to Party."
★ The Boston Tea Party Lyrics and Questions ONLY can be found HERE.
Students will research the causes and effects of the Boston Tea Party; Sons of Liberty; repeal of Townshend Acts; the story of the Boston Tea Party; Intolerable Acts; First Continental Congress; Shot Heard 'Round the World: Lexington & Concord
★★★ NOTE: The readings and graphic organizer can be used in a variety of ways. It can be utilized as independent work, completed in cooperative learning groups, or used as a jigsaw activity.
Adheres to Social Studies Common Core Standards - research, application, literacy, vocabulary
Differentiation: graphic organizer, cooperative (may work with a partner according to teacher's discretion for questions or graphic organizers)
★★ Looking for the printable, pen and paper version of this resource? Find it here!
Boston Tea Party ASSL
Digital Paper by Lovin Lit and Ashley Hughes
© 2014 A Social Studies Life
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