The Revolutionary War


Our The Revolutionary War lesson plan teaches students about the Revolutionary War, including its causes and key figures. Students learn about the enduring legacy of the Revolutionary War and how it changed warfare. They also learn related vocabulary.


Our The Revolutionary War lesson plan introduces students to the Revolutionary War, including some causes and effects and related vocabulary. During this lesson, students are asked to work in pairs to gather details and facts to compose a presentation on their assigned Revolutionary War topic, reinforcing their research and teamwork skills. Students are also asked to complete a crossword puzzle using terms from the lesson, demonstrating their understanding of the lesson vocabulary.

At the end of the lesson, students will be able to explain the causes of the Revolutionary War, identify some of the major events, battles, and people, and define some of the terms related to the war.

Common Core State Standards: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.5, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.7, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.7, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6.2, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6.4, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6.10

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Jason S.
Good lesson plans

I really enjoyed them and my kids did as well - they hit high points have reasonable activitesi - this is great given the home schooling/pandemic currently - will continue to use

Ruth K.
Needs editing

The material in the reading seemed accurate. However the crossword puzzle was mis-numbered and missing a clue.

Priscilla K.
Super helpful and fun

This resource had very good information for my students and they absolutely loved the activity. Kept them very busy!

Elaine L.
Excellent plans

This lesson was a good framework for me to work into the material aI had previously collected on the war. I love all the lesson plans. They give me so many great ideas of ways to teach different lessons that the kids will enjoy.