Kennedy United States History

Discussion topic:

Discuss the development, attributes, and emerging crisis from the French and Indian War to the beginning of the American Revolution.
Key questions: What was the cause, trajectory, and result of the French and Indian War (Seven Year’s War)? What trerritory did Britain and the colonies gain, and what was major problem with the Proclamation of 1763? What were the grievances that colonists had, why was Britian trying to raise money, and what caused the Stamp Act uproar? What happened at the “Boston Massacre” and the “Boston Tea Party,” and what was the reaction of both the British and the colonists? What was the Contental Congress, and what events finally led to war with the clash at Lexington and Concord? What were the strengths and weaknesses of each side?

Videos
History Channel The Revolution 01 Boston Bloody Boston
French and Indian War Changes Fate of America YouTube