More Options: Make a Folding Card

Storyboard Description

This storyboard does not have a description.

Storyboard Text

  • James Madison was the President from 1808 - 1816. He was the President during the War of 1812.
  • Some of the causes for the War of 1812 were that the British had been using impressment against Americans and they had formed an alliance with the Native Americans.
  • During the war, the British troops went to Washington and burnt down the entire city.
  • At the Battle of Fort McHenry, British ships fired at Fort McHenry for 13 hours straight. On a British boat as a prisoner Francis Scott Key wrote the Star Spangled Banner about what he saw.
  • At the Battle of New Orleans Andrew Jackson became a war hero. This battle was the US's biggest victory during the War of 1812.
  • Some of the effects of the war were that the US started manufacturing a lot more products and Americans got a lot more pride and nationalism for their country.
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class – Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!)
Quick Rubric – Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
abcBABYart – Create Custom Nursery Art