View a 10-part video on the Battle of Yorktown, the culminating battle of the Revolutionary War. With French aid, George Washington led American troops to a victory that ensured American independence.
In addition to the video, you will find primary source documents and a graphic organizer to help you analyze the Battle of Yorktown in greater detail.
Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Computer for Presenter, Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Resource supports reading in content area:Yes
Keywords: Battle of Yorktown, Yorktown, Revolutionary War, American Revolution, George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Marquis de Lafayette, Thomas McKean, Virginia, U.S. History, American History
Mount Vernon Museum
Use the attached graphic organizer suitable for your grade level.
SOURCE AND ACCESS INFORMATION
Name of Author/Source: Mount Vernon
District/Organization of Contributor(s): Florida State University
Access Privileges: Public
* Please note that examples of resources are not intended as complete curriculum.