Presentation on theme: "REVOLUTIONARY WAR Web Quest"— Presentation transcript:
1REVOLUTIONARY WAR Web Quest IntroductionCongratulations!! You and a partner have been hired as researchers for the Princeton History Channel. Your job will be to find specific information for the events during the Revolutionary War that led to our country's freedom. This information needs to be rewritten so that kids your age can understand what happened. The directors want this information in the form of a road map, instead of a timeline. They also want colorful pictures to attract the student's attention. Let's get moving-the open road is waiting!!
2IntroductionYou will be researching important events leading up to and during the Revolutionary War, taking notes, and clearly summarizing each event in two sentences, putting your final research into an illustrated road map. Please read through the entire directions before you begin.RESEARCH: With a partner research the events on the Internet, make sure to note what websites you used.SUMMARIZE: Rewrite the information you find in two complete sentences.DESIGN: Design your road.ADD INFORMATION: Fill in the road map in order and illustrate.
3The Task: What Am I Supposed to Do? RESEARCH: With a partner research the events on the Internet, make sure to note what websites you used.SUMMARIZE: Rewrite the information you find in two complete sentences.DESIGN: Design your road.ADD INFORMATION: Fill in the road map in order and illustrate.
4Events Taxation without representation Stamp Act Townshend Act Boston Tea PartyContinental CongressDeclaration of Independence signedBattles of Lexington and ConcordBattle of SaratogaBattle of YorktownPeace Treaty signed
5Events For each event you need: 1. DATE EVENT OCCURRED 2. BRIEF SUMMARY OF WHAT HAPPENED (include people who were there if it is appropriate)3. IDEAS FOR PICTURES4. WEB SITE URLS THAT YOU USED
6REVOLUTIONARY WAR Revolution Info:http://tinyurl.com/dc52r Time Line: Fast Facts:History Place:History Place 2: