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US History American Independence (1754 -1783)

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The Revolutionary War

This topic examines the major battles, players, and victories of the Revolutionary War.

Major Battles

Website Liberty! The American Revolution Website (PBS)
Media Washington Taking Command
Media Major Battles of the Revolution-chart (World Book)
Website Marching Tour of the American Revolution (website)
Media Key Battles of the Americn Revolution (HA) - Map
Media Battles of the Revolutionary War and the Declaration of Independence (07:05min)
Article The American Revolution - Introduction (HA)
Article The American Revolution - Introduction Activity (HA)
Article American Strengths and Weaknesses (HA)
Article British Strengths and Weaknesses (HA)
Article British Strengths and Weaknesses Activity (HA)
Article Great Britain Almost Wins the War (HA)
Article Great Britain Almost Wins the War Activity (HA)
Article Pep Talk and Surprise Victories (HA)
Article Pep Talk and Surprise Victories Activity (HA)
Article The Tide Begins to Turn Activity (HA)
Article The Tide Begins to Turn (HA)
Article The War Moves South (HA)
Article The War Moves South Activity (HA)
Website Reading Challenge: The American Revolution (HA)
Media The American Revolution - How was the Continental Army Able to Win the War for Independence From Great Britain? Powerpoint (HA) (log in to US Through Industrialization to view)
Media George Washington and the Continental Army
Article George Washington
Media Battle of Brandywine (map)
Media Battle of Bunker Hill (map)
Media Saratoga Campaign (map)
Article The War in the North (World Book)
Article The War in the West (World Book)
Article The War Shifts to the South (1778-1780)
Article War in the South (World Book)
Media 1779-81: The War in the South
Media Yorktown Campaign (map)
Media Siege of Yorktown (map)
Article Lexington, Concord, and the Organization of Colonial Resistance
Article Valley Forge
Media Who Won the American Revolution?: Crash Course US History #7 (12:40min)