Day 2. The Revolution Begins. Unit 4, Journal #1. There are many problems that you as a teenager face every day. Because of this, we all have heard complaint after complaint. Now is time for you to air these grievances.
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
General Thomas Gage decides to retaliate against the militiamen who had dug in on Breed’s Hill.
Why is this so successful?
-Underprepared (mentally, physically)
The next lines of British make a second attack, not giving up, then a third.
Second Continental Congress was readying the colonies for war though still hoping for peace…
It’s on!!!The Olive Branch Petition
Many people found fault with Britain’s actions; however they remained loyal to their King.
Many were uncertain about “independence.”
BUT, in the months following the Olive Branch Petition, colonial public opinion began to shift.The Olive Branch Petition
Common Sense was widely read (approx. 500,000 copies were sold) and widely applauded
Jefferson writes the Declaration of Independence, which draws on the concepts of philosopher John Locke.