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American Revolution Free Classroom Activities and Project Ideas

These are free classroom activities and project ideas for teachers to use in your unit study of the American Revolutionary War. These activities and projects can be adjusted for any grade. We hope you'll find some ideas you can use.

The Stamp Act - Events leading up to the American Revolution

ROLE PLAY: The King's Taxation with rules of game play, classroom activity

CLASSROOM ACTIVITY: Was the Stamp Act fair?

SIMULATION: "No taxation without representation" simulation activity

The American Revolution

American Revolution Break Up Letters, letters from the colonies to Britain, why they want independence, use humor

5th grade Revolution Research Packet - 10 pages, free from TPT

SIMULATION, Classroom Activity: Legacy of Liberty

SIMULATIONS: Easy Simulations - American Revolution

PROJECT: Revolutiony War PROJECT Guidelines - Why did the Patriots win?

PROJECTS: Revolutionary War Projects - several, grade 6

INQUIRY BASED PROJECT: When are revolutions worth the cost?

Writing Prompts and Creative Project Ideas, free from TPT

American Revolution Project Menu, free from TPT

Ben Franklin Bumper Sticker Project, free from TPT

CIA Spy Files

George Washington vs. King George III, compare and contrast

Revolutionary War Living Museum Project - Students research someone during the Revolution, write a short paper, and write a short skit. You can team up with other students, each researching your own, but writing your skit together.

Choose Your Own Adventure from over 70 different classroom activities and possible assignments

See Also:

American Revolution Free Lesson Plans with Classroom Activities for Teachers

Interactive American Revolution Free Interactive Games

American Revolution Free Powerpoints

The American Revolution for Kids - Reading and Game Play; learning modules on many topics about the American Revolution

Take the Revolutionary Quiz, interactive, with answers