Revolutionary War: Heroes
This is a collection of biographies on some of the heroes and heroines of the Revolutionary War. Learn about George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Abigail Adams, Samuel Adams, Crispus Attucks, Lydia Darragh, Nathan Hale, Ethan Allen, and more. Includes portraits, videos, letters, and other resources. There is a link to the eThemes Resource on Revolutionary War biographies.
The World of Ben Franklin
This site provide information about the many aspects of Ben Franklin's life from inventor, statesman, and printer. NOTE: This site contains advertising.
Betsy Ross Homepage
This site provides the story of Betsy Ross's life, flag trivia, and information on early flags. NOTE: This site contains advertising.
ReadWriteThink: What Did George Post Today? Learning About People of the American Revolution Through Facebook
In this activity, students will research people associated with the American Revolution and create a Facebook-like presentation via Power Point. A note-taking sheet and PowerPoint Facebook-like Template are available as resources.
S.O.S. Figures of the American Revolution
In this lesson, students will research biographical information on people associated with the American Revolution. Documents pertaining to the lesson are available for downloading.
Read about the life history of Commodore Barry, "Father of the American Navy," and his role in the Revolutionary War. NOTE: This site contains ads.
Here is a biography of Benjamin Franklin's life and his works. Includes videos, interactive games, how to build a kite, and more.
Learn about George Washington and his role during the Revolutionary War. Includes related documents, materials, and notes for teachers.
Learn about Patrick Henry and his family, with links to some of his works.
People of the American Revolution
Learn about important people during the Revolutionary War including, Abigail and John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, and many more.
Heroes of the Revolution
Here are small biographical descriptions of some of the heroes of the revolution along with quick facts.
The American Revolution: Revolutionary People
Learn about the leading figures of the Revolutionary War through brief biographies.
Fact Monster: Martha Washington Biography
Learn about Martha Washington in this brief biography. NOTE: This site contains ads.
Fact Monster: Betsy Ross
Learn about Betsy Ross in this brief biography. NOTE: This site contains ads.
Historical Figures Collection
See these factual profiles on some of the most important men and women of the Revolutionary War.
eThemes Resource: Revolutionary War: Biographies
This is a collection of biographies on the men and women involved in the Revolutionary War. Learn about George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, King George III, Samuel Adams, Benedict Arnold, Crispus Attucks, Nathan Hale, Ethan Allen, and more. Includes portraits, some videos, and letters from spies. There are links to eThemes Resources on Paul Revere and the Revolutionary War.