The failure to restore royal authority in the northern colonies, along with the signing of an alliance between the American rebels and the French monarchy, led the British to try an entirely new strategy in the southern colonies. This lesson will examine military operations during the second, or southern, phase of the American Revolution.
During the Revolutionary War there were several attempts made to end the fighting. In this lesson students will consider the various peace attempts made by both sides during the Revolutionary War.
In this lesson, students examine Washington as a military leader and explore some of the difficulties he faced during the Revolutionary War.
Help your students see the development of the Declaration as both an historical process and a writing process through the use of role play and creative writing.