Word Wall the Events Leading to the Revolutionary War Vocabulary Practices


Social Studies – History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies – History)
Grade Levels
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Resource Type
Activities, Word Walls, Posters
File Type
Zip (82 MB|51 pages)


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Help your students build and retain key vocabulary terms with a visually appealing word wall. This resource includes 46 word wall terms related to the events leading to the American Revolution, vocabulary review strategies, and a review puzzle to support your students’ learning. You can see more in the preview linked here.

The following terms are included – Benjamin Franklin, the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party, boycott, colonist, Committee of Correspondence, Common Sense, Crispus Attucks, Daughters of Liberty, Declaratory Act, East India Tea Company, effigy, England, the First Continental Congress, the French and Indian War, Intolerable Acts, John Adams, King George III, liberty pole, Loyalist, militia, minutemen, the Non-Importation Agreements, “No taxation without Representation,” Ohio River Valley, Parliament, Patrick Henry, Patriot, Phillis Wheatley, the Proclamation Line of 1763, Pontiac’s War, propaganda, the Quartering Act, redcoats, repeal, revenue, smuggling, Sons of Liberty, the Stamp Act, the Sugar Act, tarred and feathered, Thomas Jefferson, the Townshend Acts, the Treaty of 1763, Tyranny, Writs of Assistance

Included in this resource:

  • 46 word wall terms that are specifically correlated with my Events Leading to the Revolutionary War unit bundle. The definitions are written to access students at the middle school level. (PowerPoint – editable and PDF – not editable)
  • vocabulary review puzzle for students to complete cooperatively or as a full class (PowerPoint, PDF and a Google Slides link)
  • Strategies for implementation
  • The list of vocabulary terms utilized in both resources (PowerPoint, PDF and a Google Slides link)

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