Your students will learn about the taxes and actions by the British that caused the American colonists to unite against the British Empire.
~Students will create a foldable that covers the following:
-Sugar Act, Stamp Act, Townshend Act, Tea Act, and the Boston Tea Party
~Students will complete 5 tasks on each of the above topics.
~Students will simulate paying taxes with candy or an item of your choosing. Stickers will be placed on the foldable to represent that their tax was "paid."
~Task activities include: newsletters, maps, and more to learn about the various acts
~Students will respond to information by creating an acrostic poem, mind notes, completing a cause and effect chart and more
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