S: A 6th Grade Soc. Studies Project
BC: Thanks for Watching! | Jessica Kegley, Laynie Hurlocker, Kathy Leung, and Jessica Chambers
FC: The Boston Massacre | By: Laynie H, Jessica K, Kathy L, and Jessica C
1: So, what started all this commotion? | The colonists in Boston, Massachusetts were tired of all the taxing coming from England, so they decided to do something about it. They taunted British soldiers by throwing sticks and stones. The Redcoats decided to fight back by using guns.
2: How many people died during the Boston Massacre? | Five people died, Four of them died instantly, And four people were badly injured. The British Soldiers said the colonists were hurling rocks and snowballs at them during the brawl.
3: It all started on March 5, 1770. | When Did It Happen?
4: This battle was the start of the Revolutionary War | Crispus Attucks, a former slave, was the first one to be shot and killed | A few days before the Boston Massacre, Christopher Seider got in a fight with British loyalists and was shot dead.
5: Facts! | In some pictures, they put dogs standing in the front during the shooting, and a butchers sign to make the British look like animal killers
6: Pictures of the Boston Massacre
7: Pictures of the Boston Massacre | More pictures
8: Sites | http://www.ask.com
9: We Used | http://school.eb.com.wf2dnvr16.webfeat.org/eb/article-9015838?query=&ct=eb