The driving question of the video is 'why did the French and Indian War lead to the American Revolutionary War?" The video teaches howGeorge Washington'sinitial attack against French forces sparked this war. It covers a few major battles- at Fort Duquesne, theBattle of Quebecand Montreal that led to the British victory. It covers theTreaty of Parisand how the French were removed from North America but howPontiac's Rebellionled to theProclamation of 1763and why the colonists were enraged by it. Lastly, it teaches how the huge debt from the war led totaxesthat sparked protest and rebellion that would usher in the revolution.
***The lessons cover state-standards while making sure the content is still interesting.
7 Years War Activity: Map Analysis
After the video, notes, and quiz, students analyze three maps showing territorial claims in North America before and after the war and one on Pontiac's Rebellion and answer questions on them. The activity will help to build geography andmapping skills! Engaging and approachable for diverse learners!
There are answer keys for everything! Click & deliver engagement! This is a history video curriculum like no other!