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Revolutionary War by Jes Fritze

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Colonial Williamsburg Multimedia : History.org : The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's official History and Citizenship site | Social Studies Education

Colonial Williamsburg Multimedia : History.org : The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's official History and Citizenship site | Social Studies Education | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it
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Garrison Weekend

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“ Visit Fort Loudoun State Historic Park for Garrison Weekend. A time when the daily lives of the men, women and children of Fort Loudoun are recreated ...”
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The Goodrich Way: Bringing the Revolutionary War to Life with iPads! (ChatterPix)

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Notable Social Studies | Children's Book Council

Beaming with pride for our Notable Social Studies books http://t.co/Ak8XcqPq5d @CBCBook @AndreaDavisPink @MalalaFund http://t.co/GhiVzz7zYb
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Paul Revere's time capsule unearthed in Boston

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BOSTON (Reuters) - A centuries-old time capsule buried by Paul Revere, an icon of the American Revolutionary War, was unearthed during repairs at the Massachusetts State House in Boston this week, Secretary of State William Galvin said on Friday.
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George Washington | Search Results | FREE – Federal Registry for Educational Excellence

George Washington | Search Results | FREE – Federal Registry for Educational Excellence | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it
On Dec 3, 1776, Washington crosses the Delaware, a seminal moment in the Revolutionary War. More at FREE: http://t.co/3aeOMDaU4I
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East Tennessee Historical Society

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•East Tennessee History Center and Museum
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Garrison Weekend

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Ken Burns' Revolutionary War Shocker | FINDING YOUR ROOTS, Preview | PBS

Documentary filmmaker and patriotic American Ken Burns discovers an incredibly surprising fact about his Revolutionary War-era ancestors -- they were loyalists, devoted to the Union Jack! ...
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Students Become World Explorers With This App

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"European Exploration: The Age of Discovery is a free iPad app that puts students in charge of exploring the “New World.” In the game students are in charge of selecting explorers and ships to send out to the New World. Students have to manage the finances of their expeditions so that they don’t run out of money before they can return home safely."


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Colonial Williamsburg Multimedia : History.org : The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's official History and Citizenship site | Social Studies Education

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BBC - See You See Me - Landscapes - Map Skills | GTAV AC:G Y3 & Y4 - Investigating places and environments

BBC - See You See Me - Landscapes - Map Skills | GTAV AC:G Y3 & Y4 - Investigating places and environments | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it
The Island of Storye is an imaginary island that teaches all about map skills. Goggs leads the user through each of the following sections: Compass Skills, Grid References, Symbols and Keys and Scale.
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Chasing Cheerios: Revolutionary War Studies

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“ Revolutionary War Studies. I just found this post that I wrote and saved a few months ago, but never published. Hope you enjoy it :) O(6) was excited to receive her American Girl fun pack last month, and we've been studying ...”
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Students Become World Explorers With This App

Students Become World Explorers With This App | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it

"European Exploration: The Age of Discovery is a free iPad app that puts students in charge of exploring the “New World.” In the game students are in charge of selecting explorers and ships to send out to the New World. Students have to manage the finances of their expeditions so that they don’t run out of money before they can return home safely."


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Meriwether Lewis dies along the Natchez Trace, Tennessee — History.com This Day in History — 10/11/1809

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“ On this day in 1809, the famous explorer Meriwether Lewis dies under mysterious circumstances in the early hours of the morning after stopping for the night at Grinder's Tavern along the Natchez Trace in Tennessee.”
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Daniel Boone Trailblazer - Full Length Spaghetti Western Movies

“Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the ...”
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Montpelier Hosts Revolutionary War Re-enactment

Montpelier Hosts Revolutionary War Re-enactment | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it
Revolutionary War re-enactors could be seen demonstrating their battlefield skills on the front lawn for visitors to James Madison's Montpelier on Saturday.
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Revolutionary War by Jes Fritze

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The Goodrich Way: Bringing the Revolutionary War to Life with iPads! (ChatterPix)

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Meriwether Lewis dies along the Natchez Trace, Tennessee — History.com This Day in History — 10/11/1809

Meriwether Lewis dies along the Natchez Trace, Tennessee — History.com This Day in History — 10/11/1809 | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it
On this day in 1809, the famous explorer Meriwether Lewis dies under mysterious circumstances in the early hours of the morning after stopping for the night at Grinder's Tavern along the Natchez Trace in Tennessee.
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The Sun, Earth, and Cardinal Directions

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Students record the position of the sun in the morning and afternoon and make connections to the directions east and west. They practice moving north, south, east, and west and use cardinal directions to read a map.
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Black Revolutionary War-era servant portrayed in re-enactment - Journal Inquirer

Black Revolutionary War-era servant portrayed in re-enactment - Journal Inquirer | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it
SOUTH WINDSOR — The Historical Society on Thursday, Oct. 9, will host the reenactment of the life and contributions of an African American servant during the Revolutionary War.
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Norris Dam

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Lake City, TN - Norris Dam located along highway 441 is well known for being the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) first hydroelectric project. The D...
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Chasing Cheerios: Revolutionary War Studies

Chasing Cheerios: Revolutionary War Studies | Owl Social Studies | Scoop.it
Revolutionary War Studies. I just found this post that I wrote and saved a few months ago, but never published. Hope you enjoy it :) O(6) was excited to receive her American Girl fun pack last month, and we've been studying ...
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