Images of the Revolution

  • Images of the Revolution
     

    What brought about the American Revolution? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby discuss the major causes of the American Revolutionary War. You will learn why tensions began to form between Britain and the original 13 colonies. You’ll also find out why colonists refused to buy British goods, and who were the Sons and Daughters of Liberty and what was their part in all this. What went on at the Boston Tea Party? Did the colonists run out of crumpets, or what? Learn about the taxes levied on British imports and why this made the colonists angry.

    Many of the images the students will use for their American Revolution projects come "Courtesy of Archiving Early America," http://www.earlyamerica.com.