If you lived at the time of the American Revolution
by
 
Moore, Kay, 1950-

Title
If you lived at the time of the American Revolution

Author
Moore, Kay, 1950-

ISBN
9780590674447

Publication Information
New York : Scholastic, 2006, c1997.

Physical Description
80 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 19 cm.

Contents
What was life like before the Revolution? -- What did colonial people look like? -- What were colonial houses like? -- What started the Revolution? -- Who were the Loyalists? -- Who were the Patriots? -- Did everyone in the colonies take sides? -- How would your life have changed after the Declaration of Independence? -- What happened to Loyalist families after the Declaration? -- How could you tell who was a Patriot? -- How could you tell who was a Loyalist? -- If your family sided with the Patriots, how did you support the war? -- If your family sided with the Loyalists, how did you support the war? -- Would you have seen a battle? -- Did any women or children fight in the Continental Army? -- Was it hard to get money during the war? -- How did people get food and clothes? -- How did you go shopping in the city? -- Did you go to school if your family supported the Patriots? -- Why didn't girls go to school as much as boys? -- Did you go to school if your family supported the Loyalists? -- How did you get news about the war and what was happening in the other colonies? -- Who were the famous Patriots? -- Who were the famous Loyalists? -- What useful things were invented during the war? -- What words and expressions came from life during the American Revolution? -- What ended the war? -- How did life change for the Loyalists after the war? -- How did life change for the Patriots after the war?.

Abstract
Describes conditions for the civilians in the colonies during and immediately after the war.

Program Information
Reading Counts RC 3-5 4.5 3 Quiz: 05719 Guided reading level: Q.
 
Accelerated Reader AR LG 6.1 1.0 75270.

Geographic Term
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature.

Added Author
O'Leary, Daniel, 1963-

Reading Level JCPL
860LEXILE.

Target Audience Note
860 Lexile.

Format
Book


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookJ THEN&NOW 973.31 MOOR32530607250790Main JCPLChildren's Library