Independence Day Video: Boston Tea Party and Thomas Jefferson http://www.teachervision.fen.com/fourth-of-july/video/73340.html This video gives a brief overview of historical events leading up to the signing of the Declaration of Independence. It's paired with three classroom activities for grades K-3. #FourthOfJuly #AmericanHistory
This great, higher-level-thinking worksheet presents excerpts from both America's Declaration of Independence and the French Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen. It is excellent to use in an American History class when covering the American Revolution, or in a World History class learning about the French Revolution.
Flags of the U.S.A. Mini-Book Printable - Celebrate Flag Day (June 14) or Independence Day by making a mini-book that highlights seven different versions of the official U.S. flag from 1776 to present day.
Birth of America Printable Book (Grades 4-8): Take a detailed look at the people and events surrounding the signing of the Declaration of Independence and the Fourth of July. This printable book includes plenty of activities and lessons about United States history. #IndependenceDay #ushistory
Jamestown online adventure game ~ The year is 1607. you are the captain of the Jamestown Colony in Virginia in this flash-based historical simulation. Will your colony survive and prosper or will it become another "lost colony"? FANTASTIC for fourth grade and up!