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Lesson Purpose

These scaffolded Activity Suggestion Sheets give quick, grab-and-go activities for you to implement into lesson plans. The sheets cover the facts, logistics, and stories of the Revolutionary War, as well as George Washington's leadership in battle.

These sheets were created by 2023 LifeGuard Teacher Fellows Trevor Bliss and Shawnel Padilla.


These Activity Sheets are scaffolded for Elementary School, Middle School, and High School levels. Click each link to download individual versions - or, click the "download" button at the bottom to download all.

Elementary School Version

Middle School Version

High School Version

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