Tag: American History

  • U.S. Amendments Puzzle Index

    U.S. Amendments Puzzle Index

    This year’s series will feature the Amendments of the United States Constitution in a new way and then America. Since puzzles can help you remember things better, the upcoming amendment related posts will contain a word puzzle. To gain access to all the new puzzle posts, sign-up for a free subscription on Substack to have […]

  • Paul Revere’s Fun Page

    Paul Revere’s Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: REVOLUTIONARY WAR Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. Paul Revere Cryptogram Paul Revere Poem https://poets.org/poem/paul-reveres-ride Videos Revolutionary War Related Posts The following topics can be found on FranW.com Midnight Ride Lantern Craft The United States Constitution […]

  • Ronald Reagan

    Ronald Reagan

    White House.gov: Ronald Reagan – Learn about the 40th President of the United States. Reagan Foundation: Take a virtual tour!: This site offers a variety of videos that feature speeches from Reagan and a tour of the library. Curriculum and learning resources to learn about “relevant topics of today in history, civics, geography, and economics.” […]

  • First Amendment Word Search

    First Amendment Word Search

    Learn more about the First Amendment by clicking the link below: https://franw.com/2019/01/12/bill-of-rights-amendment-1/ Connect with FranW.com! Facebook Twitter Pinterest YouTube Channel

  • John F Kennedy

    John F Kennedy

    John F Kennedy was the 35th president of the United States of America. Whitehouse.gov: John F Kennedy was president from 1961-1963. JFK Library: Presidential Library and Museum – The JFK White House Tape Recordings – President Kennedy installed the first practical White House taping system. Learn more about it here. If you check out the […]

  • American Patriot Word Search

    American Patriot Word Search

    Related Posts The United States Constitution & Bill of Rights Resource Page The Declaration of Independence The Star-Spangled Banner United States Flag Midnight Ride 4th of July – America’s Independence Day Connect with FranW.com! Facebook Pinterest YouTube Channel

  • Chestnuts

    Chestnuts

    Information South Mountain Creamery: All About…Chestnuts – What is the difference between a sweet chestnut and a horse chestnut? Read this short article to find out! This site includes a variety of ways to cook chestnuts and offers some links for chestnut recipes. The Spruce Eats: How to Roast Chestnuts at Home – Gives tips […]

  • America’s Founding Fathers

    America’s Founding Fathers

    Who Are Our Founding Fathers? Founding Fathers of the US: Biographies of 7 founders: Washington, Jefferson, Adam, Madison, Hamilton, Hancock, Franklin Constitutional Founding Fathers – List of 50 founders and information about each one. ThoughtCo: Top 10 Founding Fathers – G. Washington, J. Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Franklin, S Adams, Paine, Henry, Hamilton, Morris Wikipedia: Founding […]

  • Midnight Ride

    Midnight Ride

    Information Midnight Rider Virtual Museum – Visit each “Exhibit Hall”  and do activities to learn more about Paul Revere’s famous Midnight Ride. Untited States History: Paul Revere`s Midnight Ride – Read about some of the events leading up to the Midnight Ride and after. ConstitutionFacts.com: Voices of the Revolution: The Five Riders – Learn about the […]

  • Thomas Paine & Common Sense

    Thomas Paine & Common Sense

      Thomas Paine Bio American Revolutionary War: Thomas Paine US History: Thomas Paine Thomas Paine Biography Common Sense Early America: Common Sense – Read pamphlet on line. US History: Thomas Paine: Common Sense Read the pamphlet on line Liberty’s Kids 112: Common Sense Common Sense by Thomas Paine Philosophy Audiobook ✪ American History Channel Societies, Associations […]

  • Bushnell’s Turtle (Submersible)

    Bushnell’s Turtle (Submersible)

    Naval History and Heritage Command: The Submarine Turtle – Naval Documents of the Revolutionary War – site offers historical information. David Bushnell and his Revolutionary Submarine –  Historical and technological info about this interesting machine.History.com: World’s first submarine attack  – Offers background history about its mission. Wikipedia: Turtle (submersible) – Site offers a longer article about […]

  • Betsy Ross

    Betsy Ross

    Betsy Ross.org – Learn the history of Betsy Ross and the American flag of the time. How Stuff Works: How Betsy Ross Worked – Click on the word “NEXT” to learn about Betsy Ross, her life, and her legend and the American Flag. Historic Philadelphia: Betsy Ross House – Plan a trip to tour the Betsy […]