SS8H3 – American Revolution

SS8H3 Analyze the role of Georgia in the American Revolutionary Era.

a. Explain the causes of the American Revolution as they impacted Georgia; include the
French and Indian War, Proclamation of 1763, and the Stamp Act.

b. Interpret the three parts of the Declaration of Independence (preamble, grievances, and
declaration) and identify the three Georgia signers of the document.

c. Analyze the significance of the Loyalists and Patriots as a part of Georgia’s role in the
Revolutionary War; include the Battle of Kettle Creek and Siege of Savannah.

d. Analyze the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and explain how those
weaknesses led to the writing of a new federal Constitution.

Click below for access to SS8H3 notes:

https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Social-Studies-8th-Grade-Teacher-Notes.pdf

Additional Resources Notes:

https://stinsonvirtualclassroom.wikispaces.com/file/view/Unit%204%2C%20Part%202%20-%20Georgia%20and%20the%20Revolutionary%20War.pdf/309161666/Unit%204%2C%20Part%202%20-%20Georgia%20and%20the%20Revolutionary%20War.pdf

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Additional Resources Videos:

http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/nancy_hart_story

http://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/savannah_under_attack