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Learning About Research and Writing Using the American Revolution
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Unit|
|Estimated Time||Seven 60-minute sessions|
Beaufort, South Carolina
Grades 6 – 10 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
This lesson invites students to create a “Driver’s License” for characters that have made a contribution to western expansion in the United States.
Grades 7 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  December 16
Students create a political cartoon for the Boston Tea Party and use the interactive Comic Creator to publish them.
Grades 4 – 8 | Calendar Activity |  April 18
Through the study of Paul Revere, students learn about primary source documents while researching their family histories, with which they create and compare their family trees.
Grades 3 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  June 28
Students explore the genre of historical fiction by writing original works and comparing all of the finished pieces.
Grades 3 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  July 4
Students consider why there are so many different dates associated with the Declaration of Independence and why the nation's birthday is celebrated on July 4.