American revolution

American Revolution

  • Battle of Lexington and Concord

    Battle of Lexington and Concord
    The shot heard all around the world.
  • Battle of Bunker Hill

    Battle of Bunker Hill
    2,400 British troops against 1,500 Americans. The British defeated the Americans.
  • Declaration of Independance

    Declaration of Independance
    The British make New York their base of operations.
  • Battle of Trenton

    Battle of Trenton
    Washington suprises the Hessians at Trenton on Christmas morning. They earned their first victory of the war.
  • Battle of Saratoga

    Battle of Saratoga
    The American victory at Saratoga convinces foreign powers that America can win, This was the turning point of the American Revolution.
  • Winter at Valley Forge

    Winter at Valley Forge
    Washington's army spent time training here to become better soldiers. They wanted to win the war.
  • British's First Victory

    British's First Victory
    The British capture Savannah, Georgia. This was their first major victory in their new Southern campaign.
  • King's Mountain

    King's Mountain
    The Americans defeat the British at King's Mountain, South Carolina.
  • Battle of Yorktown

    Battle of Yorktown
    After the American victory at Yorktown, Britsh lose their will to continue the war.
  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    The Treaty of Paris ended the war.