FC: The American Revolution | a fight for a country..but so much more then just that...
1: the leader of the American army. used to be apart of the British army also | British army(redcoats) sent by king George to control the colonist | fought against the ......... | George Washington | British Army
2: wrote declaration of Independence | wrote common sense convincing most neutralist to side with the patriots | warned everyone of risks for signing the declaration of independence | Thomas Jefferson | Thomas pain | Benjamin franklin
3: Patrick henry "GIVE ME LIBERTY OR GIVE ME DEATH" | Samuel Adams leader of the Boston Tea Party raid
4: battle map of Lexington and concord | British were searching for weapons but the minute min from the surrounding towns fought back . this battle was the first one of the American revolution . | first major battle of American Revolution | Lexington and concord | April 19,1775
5: trying to break the spirits of the colonial army the British launched a full on attack against the rebel militia hunkered down on bunker hill. | turning point in war | June 16,1775
6: Saratoga battle map | When the Americans won it helped convince the French and other counties to help support America in the war . | The British wanted to separate New england and the middle colonist. | Saratoga | OCTOBER 1777
7: This event is important to the remembrance of the American revolution because it shows the eon through the cold winter that the American's were determined enough to keep going. | Valley Forge | most importantly..... THEY SURVIVED!!! | WINTER 1777-1778
8: this is the battle that ended the war!!! | while waiting for supplies in Yorktown th French and American surrounded them with their ships and army troops.canons fired for days until the British surrendered to end the war. | Yorktown
9: British terms -recognized the U.S. as an independent nation. -gave U.S. territory between Atlantic and Mississippi . -promised to withdraw their troops from us. - Americans could fish off coast of Canada. | American terms -allowed British troops still in America to leave. -agreed to pay all existing debts owed to Britain . -agreed not to persecute loyalist still in America . -allow those who left America to return. | Benjamin franklin john Adams and john jay went to Paris to sing a document that ended the war with Britain and ended the war between American Allies and Britain . | Treaty of Paris
10: Declaration of Independence | in 1776 ,56 brave men risked their lives to sign a piece of paper the would free the 13 colonies.the document talked about what the king had done wrong and why they were leaving the mother country .it also stated some right that their new nation's people would have.
11: Articles of Confederation | This document evened out the powers of the government and set new rules on how to become a state.