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American Revolution (Common Craft Video)

We all must admit that history could be a bit confusing at times… Especially when there are all sorts of dates to remember and teachers trying to explain simple events in technological terms. So here is a video about the American Revolution in plain and simple English. It contains most of the key events that happened during this revolution, hope you like it~

In this time era, America’s government changed from monarchy to democracy. There’s no king anymore, many laws existed to make people’s lives better. The change was important because then America became the first country in the world that has a president,  and American finally became independent, not part of British, relying on anyone anymore.

*Key points that are included:

-Townshend Acts

-Boston Massacre

-The Declaration of Independence

-Battle of Saratoga

-Battle of Yorktown

-The Treaty of Paris