The Colonists said “we are not British now”. 👋🇬🇧👑
Do you think the British said “OK”? 🧐
No! 😡 They wanted the Colonies to be part of Britain. 🇺🇸📎🇬🇧👑
So… there was a war. 💥💥💥
Revolt means “make a war against your government”.
Revolution is “THE war against the government”.
Would you touch fire? 🔥👈
Did you learn that in school?
No. Everybody knows that. It is common sense.
Thomas Paine wrote a small book called Common Sense. He wrote that America should not be part of Britain. It was a small book, but with big ideas that people understood.
This video has 2 lessons!
First, a 1 minute English lesson, then a 5 minute history lesson.
Will 2 lessons be intolerable? 😖
No, I think you can tolerate it. 😐
Maybe more than tolerate – maybe you will like it! 🙂
We learned a lot about the Dutch🇳🇱 and British 🇬🇧 people who came to America.
The first people in America were the Native Americans. They are also called Indians.
There were French 🇫🇷 people in America too!
Everybody wanted some land… and soon there will be a war. ⚠️💥
John Peter Zenger was a refugee from Germany. 🏃♂️ ⚠ 💥 🇩🇪
His family came to America because there were many wars in Germany. He was only 13. His father died during the trip. 😔
What did Zenger do in America? Watch and learn!