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Primary Source Readings from the American Revolution (1750-1783)

Primary Source Readings from the American Revolution (1750-1783)
Primary Source Readings from the American Revolution (1750-1783)
Primary Source Readings from the American Revolution (1750-1783)
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This download contains a series of primary source documents that exposes the student to the actual words of pivotal figures during the American Revolution. Included are the following primary sources:

Memoir on the English Aggression (1750)
A Soldier’s Diary (1755)
Proclamation of 1763
The Sugar Act (1764)
Patrick Henry Word Cloud (1775)
The Battle at Lexington Green (1775)
Letter from George Washington (1775)
Abigail Adams Letter (1775)
King George III Address to Parliament (1775)
Common Sense (1776)
The Declaration of Independence (1776)
Surgeon at Valley Forge (1777)
Benedict Arnold’s Coded Letter (1780)
Treaty of Paris (1783)

Each primary source is accompanied by either document-based questions that help students analyze and interpret the features of the source and evaluate its place in the American Revolution, or a SOAPS analysis that encourages students to critically analyze aspects of the document.

American History
American Revolution
America
George Washington
Sons of Liberty
Boston
Boston Tea Party
Boston Massacre
Lexington
Concord
Bunker Hill
Declaration of Independence
Stamp Act
Sugar Act
Quartering Act
King George III
British
Continental Army
Paul Revere
John Hancock
Samuel Adams
John Adams
Abigail Adams
Critical Thinking
Vocabulary
Analysis
Analyze
Reading Strategies
Reading
Primary Source
Primary Sources
DBQ
DBQs
Document Based Questions
Alternative Assessment
Reading Comprehension
Enrichment
Homeschool
Homework
Common Core
PA Core
Core
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42
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N/A
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Primary Source Readings from the American Revolution (1750-1783)
Primary Source Readings from the American Revolution (1750-1783)
Primary Source Readings from the American Revolution (1750-1783)