Causes of the American Revolution Workbook: Student-Centered, Google Compatible!


This American Revolution student-workbook is focused on reading and literacy development, and NO-PREP is needed! It is completely student-centered and makes independent learning a breeze. Content will cover the period from the French & Indian War to the Treaty of Paris, but the bulk of the unit focuses on the Causes of the American Revolution. The workbook is also Google 1:1 compatible. Reading skill building activities (including Summarize, Main Idea, Draw a Conclusion, Cause & Effect, Annotations, and Guided Notes-Taking) are built into the workbook to enhance literacy development.

This workbook is easy to use in hybrid classrooms, with at-home learners, or fully in-person classes. And as a bonus- your students will love learning about the American Revolution with Tony the Tourist!


  • Vocabulary List
  • A Unit Outline with page numbers
  • Five Lessons:  1. A Brief History: The Colonial Period, 2. Causes of the American Revolution, 3. The Declaration of Independence, 4. The Revolutionary War: Major Events, 5. The Treaty of Paris.
  • A Declaration of Independence Mini Book (see it HERE first!)
  • Reading Passages with Guided Notes
  • Reading Skills activities
  • Study Guide with Answer Key
  • Google 1:1 Compatible

Why stop here? Get an entire AMERICAN REVOLUTION UNIT BUNDLE! The unit includes this workbook along with an Activity Lapbook, PowerPoint, a Teacher Guide, and a Test.

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