Fourth Grade American History

From Jamestown through the American Revolution, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the 20th Century

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Jamestown Colony

Slavery was introduced to the Colony of Virginia

General Assembly

Women came to America

House of Burgesses

French and Indian War


Boston Massacre

Boston Tea Party

Patrick Henry's "Give me liberty or give me death"

Battle of Great Bridge

Battle of Lexington and Concord

Signing of the Declaration of Independence

Battle of Yorktown

Constitutional Convention

George Washington elected President

Bill of RIghts Ratified

Civil War


Abraham Lincoln elected President

Virginia seceeds

Battle of Bull Run

Battle of Fredericksburg

Battle of Ironclads

Battle of Richmond

Reconstruction Era


Confederate surrender at Appomattox Court House

Establishment of "separate but equal"

“Separate but equal”

Brown v. Board of Education