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American Revolution for Kids A History with 21 Activities

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ISBN-10: 1556524560

ISBN-13: 9781556524561

Edition: 2002

Authors: Janis Herbert

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Heroes, traitors, and great thinkers come to life in this activity book, and the concepts of freedom and democracy are celebrated in true accounts of the distinguished officers, wise delegates, rugged riflemen, and hardworking farm wives and children who created the new nation. This collection tells the story of the Revolution, from the hated Stamp Act and the Boston Tea Party to the British surrender at Yorktown and the creation of the United States Constitution. All American students are required to study the Revolution and the Constitution, and these 21 activities make it fun and memorable. Kids create a fringed hunting shirt and a tricorn hat and reenact the Battle of Cowpens. They will…    
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Chicago Review Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/1/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 10.75" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Janis Herbert is the author of ""The American" "Revolution for Kids, "The Civil War for" "Kids," "Leonardo Da Vinci for Kids," "Lewis and Clark for Kids," and "Marco Polo for Kids,"

Acknowledgments
Time Line
Note to Readers
Preface: "War's Begun"
Sons and Daughters of Liberty
Brew a Batch of Root Beer
I Protest!
Liberty Tea Punch
Who Were the Colonists?
A Sampler
Boston Brown Bread and Churned Butter
Three Colonial Children's Games
Papyrotamia
Assemble an Almanac
"We Must All Hang Together"
Get Ready in a Minute
Dance a Minuet
Make a Tricorn Hat
An Eventful Year
Be a Betsy Ross
Rebus!
"Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier"
Make a Fringed Hunting Shirt
Create a Powder Horn
Sew a Pouch
"The World Turned Upside Down"
Benedict Arnold's Secret Code
Reenact the Battle of Cowpens
A Good Peace, a New Nation
There Ought to Be a Law!
Everyday Heroes
Be a History Buff
Glossary
A Guide to Officers
Biographies
Declaration of Independence
Web Sites to Explore
Revolutionary War Sites to Visit
Bibliography
Index