Archive for the American Revolution Category

Saratoga/Valley Forge/Yorktown

Posted in American Revolution, Uncategorized on October 2, 2017 by mrkufs

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Actors Recite the Declaration of Independence

Posted in American Revolution on September 28, 2017 by mrkufs

A gripping read of America’s most powerful words. From Mel Gibson to Whoopi Goldberg-Hollywood reads the Declaration of Independence.

Farmer Refuted and You’ll Be Back

Posted in American Revolution, Hamilton the Musical, Uncategorized on September 26, 2017 by mrkufs

Listen to these two Hamilton songs and answer the following questions:

Farmer Refuted

• What does each character want? How do you know?
• What does Hamilton think of Samuel Seabury?
• How does this song connect to what you already know about loyalists and revolutionaries?

You’ll Be Back

• Who is King George singing to?
• What is he singing about?

Steps to Revolution Video

Posted in American Revolution, Colonial on September 21, 2017 by mrkufs

This explains in 11 minutes the steps to the American Revolution.  Follow the events and dates.

APUSH Period 3-Seven Years War Mr. Kufs Video

Posted in American Revolution, Colonial on September 21, 2017 by mrkufs

Key Concept 3.1- Britain’s victory over France in the Imperial Struggle for North America led to new conflicts among the British government, the North American colonists, and American Indians, culminating in the creation of a new nation-the United States.

Before and After the Seven Years (French and Indian) War

Posted in American Revolution on September 20, 2017 by mrkufs

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Boston Massacre

Posted in American Revolution with tags , , , , , on September 25, 2016 by mrkufs

This print by Paul Revere passed along all the colonies. It portrayed a scene where it looked like the British guards were a firing squad-which was not exactly the truth. This is really a first example of propaganda in America.The Boston Massacre during the American Revolution