ERIC Number: ED448103
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Voices of the American Revolution: Stories of Men, Women, and Children Who Forged Our Nation.
This book contains 30 accounts that depict important moments throughout the American Revolution. Some focus on famous historical characters but most focus on common citizens who participated in significant events. Overall, the accounts represent the wide range of voices and factions from the War. The accounts are organized chronologically. Each account includes a summary of a particular issue or event concerning the War; a biographical sketch of an actual person; an historically probable fictionalized dialogue; a brief summary of the aftermath of the issue or event; and research questions, hands-on activities, and critical thinking exercises. These activities and exercises complement the history curriculum and support National History Standards. Contains a glossary and a list of annotated references, including Web sites. (BT)
Descriptors: Colonial History (United States), Curriculum Enrichment, Elementary Secondary Education, Personal Narratives, Revolutionary War (United States), Student Research
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Learner; Reports - Descriptive
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