American Revolution Worksheets

Revolutionary War
(13 Colonies)

This page contains worksheets, reading comprehension passages, and maps for teaching students about the American Revolution.



Worksheets and Activities

American Revolution Questions Member

This worksheet has 16 multiple choice and short answer questions about the Revolutionary War.

Crossing the Delaware Member

This file contains an article about Washington and his men crossing the Delaware River before the Battle of Trenton. There is also a page of comprehension questions and a creative writing prompt.

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Founding Fathers Hard At Work

This worksheet has a painting of Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson reviewing drafts of the Declaration of Independence. Students use information from the picture to answer the questions.

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Founding of a Country

This worksheet has a painting of five men presenting the Declaration of Independence to the Second Continental Congress. Students use information from the picture to answer the comprehension questions.

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Crossing the Delaware River

This worksheet has a painting of Washington and his troops crossing the Delaware River into New Jersey. This printable includes a set of questions to go along with the picture.

Revolutionary War Questions Member

This page contains three short-answer questions about the American Revolution.

Patriot Soldier Member

Color the Patriot soldier's uniform according to the instructions. Illustration features a Continental soldier in uniform with a musket and bayonet.

Articles

George Washington Member

Read this short biography of George Washington's life and answer the questions that follow.

Founding Fathers Member

Read this short, non-fiction passage about our founding fathers, then answer the true/false questions that follow.

Liberty Bell Member

This worksheet contains two short paragraphs about the history of the Liberty Bell. Read and answer the comprehension questions.

Maps

Map of Revolutionary War Battles Member

This map shows most of the Revolutionary War battles in America. Use the information on the map to answer the comprehension questions.

Map: Battle of Trenton Free

The map shows the route that Washington's army took while traveling to Trenton. Use the map to answer the questions.

Challenge Puzzles

Challenge - Jefferson Member

Read the daily clues to discover the mystery person. Thomas Jefferson.(Level D)

Challenge - Paul Revere Member

Read the daily clues to discover the mystery person. Thomas Jefferson.(Level E)

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Penelope Peabody: Lost in the USA

Penelope Peabody in an absent-minded woman who keeps getting lost while driving through the United States. Students can use the clues to find what state she's in today.

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