The history of the USA as an interactive journey through time: The American Revolution
Immerse yourself in the history of the United States. This book will take you on a journey through time to the inhabitants of Boston as they rebel against the English crown, to the authors of the Declaration of Independence, their demands and objectives. What compels Great Britain to back down? On which founding principles is the new nation based?
This book contains an unabridged version of Module 2 from the original book The History of the USA 1.
As a Multi-Touch book, it incorporates films, photo galleries, and reading comprehension quizzes to bring the past to life. It is perfect for all those who share in the excitement of history.
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Use in school
This book was tailored for teaching practice by experienced education experts. It includes films, photo galleries, and related tasks such as quizzes to regularly check your reading comprehension. Students can therefore independently engage with the teaching material and have fun while learning about history.
You can play the films in full or by chapter – so you can watch the 5 minute-long clips and follow them up within a school lesson.
An accompanying course on iTunes U demonstrates practical teaching scenarios using the German version of our iBooks textbook The History of the USA 1.
- Module film: The American Revolution
- Boston Tea Party
- Give me liberty, or give me death!
- The Declaration of Independence
- Remember the Ladies
- The War of Independence
- The Constitution of the United States
- Constitution and Slavery
- The Bill of Rights
- Skills Pages
- Further Reading
- Source Materials