The Battles of Lexington and Concord Webquest with Key- This is a 7 page document that contains a webquest and a completed teachers key for easy marking. It contains 12 questions from the history.com website.
Students will be asked to watch a video which will provide a detailed accounting of the first major battles of the Revolutionary War. An article with a historical accounting of both battles is also required reading before beginning the webquest. The lead up to the battles, The British march on Concord, the ride of Paul Revere, the Battle of Lexington and eventual burning of the town, the battle at Concord's North Bridge and the "shot heard 'round the world," and the eventual retreat of the British forces are all covered by this webquest.
This webquest can be easily used as an introduction to the topic, a study guide, or a quick and easy sub plan.