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7th Grade - The American Story: The Revolutionary Era (1745 - 1790)

Chapter 5 Crisis in the Colonies (1745 - 1775)

The French and Indian War

Turmoil Over Taxation

The Boston Massacre (includes Primary Documents)

From Protest to Revolution

Chapter 6 The American Revolution (1775 - 1783)

Fighting Begins in the North

The Colonies Declare Independence

Struggles in the Middle States

Fighting for Liberty on Many Fronts

Chapter 7 Creating a Republic (1776 - 1790)​

A Loose Confederation

Every child in America should be acquainted with his own country. He should read books that furnish him with ideas that will be useful to him in life and practice. As soon as he opens his lips, he should rehearse the history of his own country.” 

 Noah Webster