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Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy

Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy
Product Description
This book study mini-unit is perfect for teaching about the Battle of Lexington and Concord, the first battle of the American Revolution. The historical fiction books, Sam the Minuteman and George the Drummer Boy, both by Nathaniel Benchley, show the two sides of the first battle in an easy-reader format.

Check out the preview to see everything included in this unit.
• Lesson Plans and Additional Resources
• Historical Fiction Genre {POSTER}
• Minutemen {POSTER}
• Drummer Boys {POSTER}
• Map of Events (detailed and simple) {POSTER}
• Reasons for Rebellion
• Sam the Minuteman Vocabulary
• George the Drummer Boy Vocabulary
• Characters in Sam the Minuteman
• Character in George the Drummer Boy
• Sam the Minuteman: Check Your Comprehension (5 pages)
• George the Drummer Boy: Check Your Comprehension (5 pages)
• Sam the Minuteman & George the Drummer Boy: Open-Ended Question
• Timeline of Event
• A Map of the Battles
• Journal Entry: Sam’s Point of View
• Journal Entry: George’s Point of View
• Read All About It: Newspaper Article—Boston Edition
• Read All About It: Newspaper Article—Britain Edition
• Compare and Contrast Venn Diagram: Sam & George
• Compare and Contrast Venn Diagram: Colonists and British Soldiers
• Compare and Contrast Essay Outline
• Drafting Paper for Each Paragraph (4 pages)
• Final Draft/Publishing Paper (2 pages)
• Illustration of Sam & George Paper
• Terms of Use & Credits
• Thank You & Related Products
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Total Pages
42 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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