WHAT IS THIS EPISODE ABOUT?
Students will learn why the mail system was so important to the Patriots as James and Sarah attempt to deliver mail between Philadelphia and New York. Then later, Benjamin Franklin is appointed Postmaster General by the Second Continental Congress.
WHAT DOES THIS INCLUDE?
The video guide includes 12 short answer and fill-in the blank questions that student complete. This also includes an answer key and times when the questions appear in the video, and teacher notes that contains some historical back ground information.
EXTENDED LESSON: I have included an extended lesson based upon the famous Culper Code Book.
There is also 5 addition resources to help you and your students explore the subjects of spies during the American Revolutionary War.