FREE Revolutionary War task cards to help your students recall important information from the Revolutionary War! The Declaration of Independence, important locations during the Revolutionary War, and important Revolutionary War figures are all included.
The War of 1812 was a 32-month military conflict between the United States and the British Empire and their Indian allies which resulted in no territorial change between the Empire and the USA, but a resolution of many issues which remained from the American War of Independence.
"Too Late to Apologize--A Declaration." If I'd known this video existed, I wouldn't have spent an hour this afternoon trying to explain the Declaration of Independence! I'm pretty sure that's Mr. Jefferson on the violin, too.
*WHEN JEFFERSON DAVIS~ announced the secession of his home state of Mississippi from the Union,he didn’t expect that he would soon be elected president of the Confederate States of America.As a veteran of the U.S. Mexican War,he had planned on taking a military role in the newly formed country. Instead,Davis faced the greatest challenge of his life:unifying states that were keenly interested in preserving states’ rights+fighting a war against an established+better-supplied country-the U.S.
Shiloh National Military Park, south of Savannah, Tennessee - The monument marks where a huge Oak tree was that General Grant bedded down for the nite, refusing General's quarters so that he could be with his men. Now so quiet, hard to believe such carnage took place there. ck
The Texas Revolution, also known as the Texas War of Independence, was the military conflict between the government of Mexico and Texas colonists, most of whom were land owners from the United States, that began October 2, 1835 and resulted in the establishment of the Republic of Texas after the final battle on April 21, 1836. Intermittent conflicts between the two nations continued into the 1840s, finally being resolved with the Mexican–American War of 1846 to 1848