Book Title: The American Revolution - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Publisher: Gallopade International
Author: Carole Marsh
Are you expected to change how you teach because of new Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts & new CCSS for Literacy and Writing in History/Social Studies and Science? Are you expected to continue to meet existing science and social studies standards, AND integrate new, more rigorous expectations for reading, writing, analysis, inference, and more into your daily instruction? The The American Revolution Common Core Lessons and Activities book allows you to immediately meet new CCSS for English Language Arts, as well at Literacy and Writing in History/Social Studies. This ready-to-use reproducible book includes 24 pages of supplemental resources are just what you need to met the new added requirements of Common Core! Perfect for grades 3-8!
How to Use the The American Revolution - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Work through the lessons and activities as a class to teach your students higher-order thinking, analysis, and 21st century skills necessary to meet new Common Core expectations.
Allow students to work through the lessons independently to build and practice these new skills.
Include technology, collaboration, presentations, and discussion in the activities as you desire - you can decide how in-depth to go.
Watch your class develop new abilities to meet the rigor of Common Core State Standards, right before your eyes!
Use some of the pages - or use them all - based on your grade, your students, your curriculum, and your needs.
Use these pages at their current size, or if you prefer them to be 8.5" X 11", enlarge them 125% on your copy machine.
Use the correlations grid to easily see which Common Core standards are covered in each lesson.
The The American Revolution - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Reading for Information
Primary Source Analysis
Here is the Table of Contents for the The American Revolution - Common Core Lessons and Activities
book: Road to the Revolution:
Reading Informational TextWords of Revolution:
Vocabulary GO10Sons of Liberty:
Primary & Secondary Source AnalysisThe Coercive Acts:
Reading Informational TextGive Me Liberty!:
Primary Source Analysis "Minute-Men":
Primary Source AnalysisThe Midnight Rides:
Reading Informational TextBattles of Lexington and Concord:
Comparison of Sources GMapping the Revolution:
Causes, Events, Effects GThe Declaration of Independence:
Reading Informational TextVoices of the Revolution:
Influential People GStrategic Retreat:
Reading Informational TextA War of Geography:
Compare & ContrastGO1Battles of Saratoga:
Cause & Effect GWashington at Valley Forge:
Primary Source AnalysisBattle of Yorktown:
Reading Informational TextKey Revolutionary War Events:
Chronological Events GTreaty of Paris 1783:
Map Activity War Casualty Statistics:
Common Core State Standards CorrelationsG:
Includes Graphic Organizers