American Revolution- Treason or Patriotism

Students will learn the short and long term causes of the American Revolution and the involvement of the colony of Georgia. The outcome of the unit is for students to answer the question was the Revolution a act of treason or patriotism ? SS8H3 The student will analyze the role of Georgia in the American Revolution. a. Explain the immediate and long-term causes of the American Revolution and their impact on Georgia; include the French and Indian War (Seven Years War), Proclamation of 1763, Stamp Act, Intolerable Acts, and the Declaration of Independence. b. Analyze the significance of people and events in Georgia on the Revolutionary War; include Loyalists, patriots, Elijah Clarke, Austin Dabney, Nancy Hart, Button Gwinnett, Lyman Hall, George Walton, Battle of Kettle Creek, and siege of Savannah.

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  • Determine the cause of the American Revolution

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Oct 31, 2016

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