A simple role-play that helps students to understand the concept of no taxation without representation by asking them to imagine situations where they might come into conflict with their parents as teenagers and as adults. This introduces the concept of resentment when decisions are made by others but affect individuals. The role-play ends with a discussion about the relative importance of taxation as a cause of the American Revolution. Prompts can be used for discussion or as a written assignment. File is in SmartBoard notebook.