Study the American Revolution through the novel, My Brother Sam is Dead. Comes with sample pacing chart, guidelines for which chapters to use for Reader's Theater to enhance literacy, and same outline for when to teach content lessons about the American Revolution within the framework of the novel.
Online (Free) Reader's Theater Resource: http://www.scholastic.com/librarians/programs/whatisrt.htm
Does not include Assessment! Teachers can develop their own content exams and projects - I used "Menu of Assessments" which is listed separately.