History 8-1, Assignment Seven, Pre-War and Revolutionary America




Assignment Seven
Pre-War and Revolutionary America

Deadline 1/28, 240 points

Click here to go back to the web site for History 8-1.




How did the British - American colonies build toward a separation from England?

George Washington Portrait



As the British presence in America began to grow conflicts arose. Conflicts between the mother country - England, and the colonies, and often between the colonists themselves. As a result the British settlers began moving and forming new kinds of governments. All the while, the colonies were overseen by charters, or permissions from the Crown, to establish and run their colonies.


Students will identify and describe the changing characteristics about the British - American colonies during this time period.

Students will identify and describe the key events and people of this time period.

Special instructions

You will probably find yourself using some work from your earlier assignments and their web pages as you work on your packet.



Printed files

Click here to view a printed copy of the assignment. 

Media files

To view the PowerPoint we used about the French and Indian War, click here.

To view the the PowerPoint about the Boston Tea Party, click here.

To view the overview of Revolutionary War battles, click here.


Online files

Online Textbook Chapters


Sound files