Teaching Resource

Independence Day - Timeline

PDF | 6 pages|Grades: 3 - 6

A timeline banner to display in the classroom when learning about significant events leading up to America’s independence.

Use this teaching resource when learning about American History and the events leading up to Independence Day.

This 6-page timeline banner includes the following significant dates:

  • 1765 – British tax
  • 1770 – Colonists shot
  • 1773 – Sons of Liberty
  • 1774 – Colonies unite
  • 1775 – Revolutionary War
  • 1776 – Declaration of Independence
  • 1777 – First flag
  • 1778 – Treaty of Alliance
  • 1783 – War ends
  • 1786 – Constitutional Convention
  • 1787 – United States government
  • 1789 – American nation
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