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Industrial Revolution
History Channel
All about the Industrial Revolution
History Channel Videos
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Industrial Revolution EVENTS

Industrial Revolution PEOPLE AND GROUPS

Industrial Revolution THEMES

Industrial Revolution RELATED TOPICS

Biographies for kids
Here is an easy to use website for students to research and read biographies.

United States Government
The three branches of the government
Creating the Declaration of Independence: A Timeline - Find out how the Declaration of Independence came to be and what happened between June 7 - August 2, 1776.
Declaration of Independence - View the Declaration up close, read the transcript, or download high-resolution images.
Judicial Branch - Ben's Guide - A little bit about our court system
U.S. Electoral College - Understand the Electoral College, a key part of how elections work.

American Revolution
The American Revolution Fast Facts and more links
Did you know? The American Revolution, also known as the Revolutionary War, began in 1775.
Check out more fast facts and links in this student-friendly website.
Slaves who fought in the Revolutionary War
"Students will explore the role played by perspective and point-of-view in an examination of American slavery.
Students will look at the early history of widespread slavery in colonial America, and the ways in which some Northern slaves
chose to deal with their situation amidst the chaos of the American Revolution.
Utilizing the PBS series SLAVERY AND THE MAKING OF AMERICA, students will examine the life of Titus,
a runaway slave from New Jersey who led a band of guerilla soldiers for the British, and explore why and how African-Americans fought during the Revolution.
This website has resources for teachers and students.