The American Revolution

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Thirteen Colonies

The original thirteen colonies were part of Great Britain before the American Revolution.

  • Connecticut
  • New Hampshire
  • Massachusetts
  • Rhode Island
  • Delaware
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • South Carolina

Causes of the War

The two main events we will learn about are the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party. Both of the events are part of the timeline that eventually leads to the start of the Revolutionary War.

Famous Patriots of the War