Story Board That History Project
Updated: 2/16/2021
Story Board That History Project

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  • The American Revolutionby Andrew Isidro
  • George Washington was appointed as the General of the Continental Army by the Second Continental Congress.
  • George Washington and his men fought to maintain Boston's strategical hills in one of the earliest battles.
  • An Olive Branch Petition was sent to the king as a last attempt for peace, but it was rejected.
  • Battle of Bunker Hill
  • Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence using his incredible writing abilities. It was ratified on July 4th, 1776.
  • The Declaration of Independence
  • John Locke's natural rights are...
  • Americans were divided into three different categories. 40-45% being patriots, 20-30% being loyalists, and a majority of them were just neutral.
  • Patriots
  • Loyalists
  • Neutral
  • British used German mercenaries and soldiers to overwhelm Americans. This forced George Washington and his men out of New York.
  • To fight back, George Washington was able to launch successful surprise attacks in Princeton and Trenton in New Jersey.
  • RETREAT!
  • Benedict Arnold led multiple attacks on a top British general, which led to the general's capture!
  • Battle of Saratoga
  • I'm done for...