3-5 American History II: The American Revolution
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
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!