13 sn4 20200203 roadtorevolution hr 1

Road to Revolution 5.3 & 5.4

  • Continental Congress meets

    Continental Congress meets
  • 1,000's of Redcoats in Boston

    1,000's of Redcoats in Boston
    General Gage bring thousands of British soldiers to Boston with more on the way
  • Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

    Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
    Paul Revere rides to warn the Sons of Liberty in Lexington and Concord that the "British are coming... The British are coming.."
  • The Battle of Lexington and Concord

    The Battle of Lexington and Concord
    Battle of Lexington
    - 1st battle of the American Revolution
    - "Shot hear around the world" -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    - British victory
    Battle of Concord
    - Americans stop British and force them to retreat back to Boston
    American victory
  • Capture of Fort Ticonderoga

    Capture of Fort Ticonderoga
  • The Second Continental Congress Meet

    The Second Continental Congress Meet
  • Battle of Bunker Hill

    Battle of Bunker Hill
  • Washington arrives on outskirts of Boston with Continental troops

    Washington arrives on outskirts of Boston with Continental troops
  • "Common Sense" by Thomas Paine

    "Common Sense" by Thomas Paine
  • British Surrender Boston

    British Surrender Boston
  • Second Continental Congress meet again

    Second Continental Congress meet again
  • Second Continental Congress votes for Independence

    Second Continental Congress votes for Independence
  • The Declaration of Independence is Signed!

    The Declaration of Independence is Signed!
    YAY INDEPENDENCE