American Revolution
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Occupations,Trades, Clothing and Music of the American Revolution

Games/Quizzes

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Clipart Resources

1763-1788 American Revolution

Illustrations from the American Revolution

 

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PEOPLE

Patrick Henry
Colonial Williamsburg Patrick Henry
US History.org Patrick Henry
Patrick Henry Biography
 
Paul Revere
Paul Revere Virtual Museum
Early America
See Also:  "Online Movies" below....
 
John Adams
John Adams Biography for Kids
Internet Public Library
 
 
George Washington
World Almanac for Kids
George Washington Biography
George Washington
(whitehouse.gov)
(See also "Movies" below...)
Samuel Adams
Social Studies for Kids Sam Adams
Samuel Adams biography for kids
 
 
John Paul Jones
John Paul Jones Encarta
Biography in Naval History
 
 
Margaret Corbin
Contributions by Women
US Army Women's Museum
 
 
Mary Hays
Molly Pitcher
Molly Pitcher at Encarta
Story of Molly Pitcher
 
Crispus Attucks

Africans in America

Crispus Attucks Biography

Crispus Attuck and the Boston Massacre

Crispus Attucks
William Dawes

William Dawes Biography

     
Deborah Sampson
Soldier of the Revolution
Deborah Sampson
Deborah Sampson report
 
Nancy Morgan Hart

Nancy Morgan Hart

Biography

Another Biography Page on Nancy Hart

Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson: Social Studies for Kids
Biography of Thomas Jefferson
 
 
Francis Marion
The Swamp Fox
Brigadier General Francis Marion
 
 
Nathanael Greene
The American Revolution  Nathanael Greene 
American Revolution - American Patriot Major General Nathaniel
Nathaneal Greene Biography
 
Benjamin Franklin

A Quick Bio of Ben Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

  (See also, 'Online Movies' below...)
William Dawes

Midnight Ride of William Dawes

Paul Revere's Ride
(read about Dawes here also...)

   
George Rogers Clark
Chronicles of George Rogers Clark
George Rogers Clark Thinkquest
 
 
John Hancock
Voices of the American Revolution John Hancock
John Hancock: Social Studies for Kids
 
 
Benedict Arnold
Benedict Arnold Biography

Benedict Arnold Encarta

 
 
Ethan Allen

Ethan Allen Biography

Ethan Allen

Ethan Allen 
(Encyclopedia.com)

 
Nathan Hale

Biography Page of Nathan Hale

Nathan Hale at ciakids.gov

Nathan Hale

 
"Captain Molly" Corbin

Captain Molly Corbin-
Daughters of the American Revolution

Molly Corbin Biography

Thomas Paine

Brief Biography

Thomas Paine

ThinkQuest:  Thomas Paine
(click on "Visit Site")

James Armistead Lafayette

James Armistead Lafayette

AfroAmerican History: Lafayette

Fact Monster:  James Armistead

American Rev. Page-James Armistead

John Paul Jones

John Paul Jones

U.S. History: John Paul Jones

Naval Hero:  John Paul Jones

Betsy Ross

Betsy Ross Biography

U.S. History:  Betsy Ross

(See "Online Movies" below)

(See also:  Notable Women of the American Revolution)
Below...
Mercy Otis Warren

Mercy Otis Warren Biography

People of the Revolution: Mercy Otis Warren

Sybil Ludington

Female Paul Revere:  Sybil Ludington

Sybil Ludington

Sybil Ludington:  Revolutionary War Heroine

Biography

Martha Washington

The Amazing Life of Martha Washington

Martha Washington:  First Lady

(See also:  Notable Women of Early America)

Daughters of Liberty

A list of women who were members of the Daughters of Liberty

Daughters of Liberty

Women of the Revolution

Other...

Notable Women of Early America

     

 

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EVENTS

Little Known Facts About the Revolutionary War

Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence

Sign the Declaration of Independence
(An Interactive Activity)

Conflict and Revolution

The History Place
(Timeline of Important Events)

Revolutionary War Timeline

Documents

America's Freedom Documents
(Constitution, Declaration of Independence, Bill of Rights)

 
     
     

 

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ONLINE MOVIES

The Life of George Washington
(3 Parts)

The Declaration of Independence

Paul Revere

The Shot Heard Around the World

The Treason of Benedict Arnold

Molly Pitcher

The Ben Franklin Story

Declaring Independence

 

 

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Games/Quizzes on the American Revolution

American Revolution Quiz
Navigate your way to independence!

American Revolution Time Machine

"Study Stack"
Review of the American Revolution

Schoolhouse Rock:  Songs of the American Revolution

Early America Quiz

Fling the Teacher-American Revolution

Fling the Teacher-Constitution

Save the Bill of Rights

 

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BATTLES

Lexington and Concord Bunker Hill Trenton Princeton Monmouth Brandywine & Germantown Saratoga Yorktown
Lexington and Concord Thinkquest Battle of Bunker Hill
(Earlyamerica.com)
Battle of Trenton - Wikipedia Social Studies for Kids Battle of Princeton Battle of Monmouth Brandywine
(ushistory.org)
Saratoga Battle at Encarta.com Battle of Yorktown
Kidport Lexington and Concord Kidsport:  Battle of Bunker Hill The Battle of Trenton - 1776 Battle of Princeton Battle of Monmouth Battle of Brandywine Battle of Saratoga Yorktown
Map of the Battle Battle of Bunker Hill at Encyclopedia.com Battle of Trenton Princeton Maps of the Battle of Monmouth Brandywine Battlefield Early America.com
Battle of Saratoga
Battle of Yorktown
  Bunker Hill at Encarta.com Social Studies for Kids Battle of Trenton Battle of Princeton The Battle of Monmouth Brandywine and Germantown at Encarta  

Reenactment of the Battle of Saratoga

Battle of Yorktown

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 Occupations, Trades, Clothing and Music

Trades in Colonial Times

Occupations and Trades of the Eighteenth Century

Clothing from the Eighteenth Century

Early American Music

Soldier's Clothing

Folk Music of the American Revolution

Loyalist/British
Songs and Poetry of the American Revolution

 

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Pictures

Betsy Ross

Betsy Ross

 

http://www.ushistory.org/betsy/index.html

Thomas Jefferson

http://www.newgenevacenter.org/portrait/jefferson.jpg

Benjamin Franklin


http://www.lucidcafe.com/library/96jan/franklin.html

Martha Washington

http://currierandives.info/founding/Washington-Martha.gif

 

George Washington

http://everyschool.org/u/global/tlai/george-washington.jpe

 

Paul Revere

Revere

http://www.thesolutionsite.com/lpnew/lesson/17501/lesson2.html