Educator Resources for Causes of the American Revolution

Why did the American Revolution happen? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby will fill you in on the major causes of the American Revolutionary War. Discover why tensions began to form between Britain and the original 13 colonies. You’ll also learn why colonists began to boycott British goods, and what role the Sons and Daughters of Liberty played. Find out about the various taxes imposed on British imports as well as about what really went on at the Boston Tea Party. Coffee, anyone?