UNIT 2: FIGHTING THE REVOLUTION
EARLY YEARS OF THE WAR - Chapter 7.1
Summary: The American desire to gain rights and liberties led them to fight for independence from Britain.
THE WAR EXPANDS - Chapter 7.2
Summary: Many Americans began to organize to oppose British policies.
THE PATH TO VICTORY - Chapter 7.3
Summary: The tensions between Britain and the colonies led to armed conflict in Massachusetts.
LEGACY OF THE WAR - Chapter 7.4
Summary: Fighting between American and British troops led the colonies to declare their independence.
The student will organize events of the American Revolution in chronological sequence and analyze the causes that led to an American victory.
SECTION 1 The Early Years of the War
SECTION 2 The War Expands
SECTION 3 The Path to Victory
SECTION 4 The Legacy of the War
There are several works of art that you should be familiar with as we go through this chapter.