Regional and National Interest in the Development of Democracy
The American Revolution
Declaration of Independence, The American Revolution
The War for Independence
- Tablets – at least one per group
- Projection Board
- Internet (recommended)
- Image Display (SMARTBoard)
Scrap Paper for students
South Carolina’s Military Contribution in the American Revolution
This lesson is designed to complement student understanding of the American Revolution. The lesson is designed to be completed by 11th Grade US History students, yet should be able to be utilized (with minor adaption) by middle school students. This lesson exposes students to various sources and documents that expand the student’s understanding of the Revolutionary War in South Carolina. Students make use of skills such as document analysis, information organization, defending a historic argument, presentation, and creation of informational text.
Why do historians choose to emphasize some locations, heroes, and stories over others?