american revolution

  • Sugar Act

    Sugar Act
    Britin passed a law that placed a tax on sugar , molassis, and other goods.
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    Britan passed another law that placed a tax on a stamp you must have on all legal documents.
  • Townshend Acts

    Townshend Acts
    This act enabled soldiers to come into your home and force you to give them food and shelter.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    Colonists started taunting british officers, throwing rocks and calling them lobster backs. The red coats fired into the croud killing 3 and wounding 5 colonists.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    The colonists were sick of being taxed by the british so they dumped over 300 lbs of tes into the boston harbor
  • Intolerable Acts

    Intolerable Acts
    The british decided to punish the boston colonists for the boston tea party. They closed off their harbor untill they agreed to pay
  • Lexington and Concord

    Lexington and Concord
    The americans won this battle.
  • Bunker hill

    Bunker hill
    The winner in this battle was the brittish.
  • Common sense

    Common sense
    Thomas Paine wrote common sense to state the reasons that the colonists should be broken from the British and have independence.
  • Declaration of independance

    Declaration of independance
    Written by Thomas Jefferson, it declared the colonists independence.
  • Battle of Trenton

    The Americans won this battle against the British.
  • Fort Ticonderoga

    The Americans won this battle against the British. It was the Americans first major victory.