This PowerPoint and flipbook provide students with basic information about the Declaration of Independence. The PowerPoint discusses who wrote it, how it is written or organized, why it is necessary, and how it is a response to tyranny and the abuse of power. Students can use the flipbook to take notes from the PowerPoint, textbook, or online resources you choose. Directions for assembling the foldable and an answer key are included.
This activity is aligned to the following state standard:
SS4H4 The student will explain the causes, events, and results of the American Revolution.
b. Explain the writing of the Declaration of Independence; include who wrote it, how it was written, why it was necessary, and how it was a response to tyranny and the abuse of power.
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- Kara Lee