Causes of the Revolution

Jill K. Mulhall

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743987851

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Great Britain passed the Stamp Act and the Townshend Acts, which made colonists angry. Eventually they boycotted and refused to purchase British goods. Great Britain sent soldiers to the colonies, which caused conflict like the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party. "Common Sense" by Thomas Paine helped convince people that they were no longer British citizens. The foundation for the American Revolution had been laid.

Reading Level
Lexile
630L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
O
ATOS
4.1
DRA
38
Categories
Genre
Government History Military People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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