The Boston Tea Party was caused by the British adding taxes to tea. Americans were angry and protested by dumping tea into the sea.
Government makes the Intolerable Acts to punish protesters which included no trade and made citizens had to house British troops.
Battle of Lexington and Concord was a fight between the British and Americans. Paul Revere warned the Americans and they fought off British to back out. Hundreds of British died ,and 90 Americans died.
Battle of Saratoga was a turning point of the Revolutionary War because the British troops surrendered and the Americans won.
Thomas Jefferson signed and declared the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776.
We are finally independent and no longer controlled by the British.