Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension

Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
Learning the American Revolution Through Reading Comprehension
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This resource includes 34 reading comprehension passages designed for students in grades 4-8. Each passage contains a narrative and seven multiple choice questions. These passages and question sets will encourage students to analyze, infer, re-read, double-check, consider, compare, contrast, find, detail, make connections between, make connections within, deduce, and clarify the events of the American Revolution and the people involved. An answer sheet for all 34 passages is included.

Reading Comprehension Passages Include:

1. John Adams
2. Abigail Adams
3. Boston Massacre
4. Boston Tea Party/Intolerable Acts
5. Battle of Bunker Hill
6. Siege at Charleston
7. Second Continental Congress
8. Continental Army
9. Conway Cabal
10. Declaration of Independence
11. Fort Ticonderoga
12. George Washington
13. Nathan Hale
14. Alexander Hamilton (Federalists vs Republicans)
15. John Hancock
16. Hessians
17. Thomas Jefferson
18. Marquis de Lafayette
19. Battles of Lexington and Concord
20. Loyalists
21. James Madison
22. Battle of Monmouth Courthouse
23. Battles of New York (Brooklyn Heights/White Plains)
24. Thomas Paine/Common Sense
25. Molly Pitcher
26. Battle of Saratoga
27. Sons of Liberty
28. Stamp Act
29. Noble Train of Artillery/Henry Knox
30. Battle of Trenton (Washington's Crossing)
31. Winter at Valley Forge
32. Baron Von Steuben
33. Phillis Wheatley
34. Siege at Yorktown

You may notice different logos on the tops of the pages within the unit. These are simply different versions of my current logo, or, the logo of a site I own or am in the process of creating.

Anyhow, I hope you find this unit very helpful and I hope your students find it enjoyable as well. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please e-mail me at mrnussbaumcom@gmail.com
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