I can summarize the social, political, and economic factors that drove the American colonies to independence.
- Background Question: Why are the events at Lexington and Concord often referred as "the shot heard around the world"?
- Video - Crash Course U.S. History (Watch by Friday)
- Activity - The Road to the Revolution Video
- Reflection Question: How long after the Battles of Lexington and Concord did the colonists declare independence?