Winter At Valley Forge (State the significance of the following people during the winter at Valley Forge. Also list the country that they were from. Use pages 184-185 in the red book.) • Marquis De Lafayette- • Friedrich von Steuben- • Thaddeus Kosciusko- • CasimirPulaski- Define Cavalry:
The South • The Northern campaign is done after Saratoga • Britain focuses on the South--loyalists • France, Poland, Spain, Germany are now helping the colonists
Treaty of Paris, 1783 1. United States is an independent country 2. US boundaries • West to the Mississippi River, North to the Great Lakes, Florida to the South 3. Each side pays prewar debt • Britain returns captured slaves • Loyalists are paid back land lost during war
So…. • A new country is formed • 25,000 colonial deaths, 10,000 British deaths • This new country starts out in tremendous debt—does this sound familiar??
Revolutionary War Quiz • The Eight battles from the worksheet • The Revolutionary War cheat sheet • Treaty of Paris and Consequences of the War notes
What do you think? • What was the most important aspect of the Revolutionary War? This can be a person, an event, or an idea. Be sure to support your answer with at least two facts and be prepared to share your paragraph with the class.