3-5 Core Curriculum - American History: Volume 2 - The American Revolution
This is Volume II of the three part 3-5 Core Curriculum American History series.
In this fun and interactive unit study designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore life in the colonies, the American Revolution, and life in the young nation. With over 50 activities and 20 hands-on projects, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, map work, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning history fun and relevant!
This unit study is part of our history core curriculum series for grades 3-5. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 40 hours.
Take a peek inside:
- Review of the original colonies
- The impact of colonization on Native Americans
- The impact of colonization on Africans
- The impact of colonization on Europeans
- Colonial maps
- Blackbeard and pirates
- The French and Indian War
- The Sugar Act and the Stamp Act
- The Boston Massacre
- The Boston Tea Party
- The First and Second Continental Congresses
- Leaders of the American Revolution
- Famous speeches and writings
- Key turning points and battles
- Surrender at Yorktown
- The first four presidents of the United States
- The fur trade
- The Louisiana Purchase
- Lewis and Clark
- The War of 1812
- Lingering issues of freedom and equality
- and much more!
All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That's why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!