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Mr. Daley

Boston Massacre Propaganda

Grades: 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 5th Grade
Subjects: History, Social Studies

Student Instructions

Infamous Paul Revere was very against the British. After the Boston Massacre he etched (drew) this picture to share what happened the evening of the Boston Massacre. His goal was to get people mad and angry at the British to help with the American Revolution. 1. Please watch the Youtube/Discovery video in the link. 2. Please identify the propaganda details in Paul Revere's picture. Circle (drawing) or Label (label) the details that were persuasive and meant to convince colonist the British were the villains and the Colonists were the victims. 3. Use the mic tool to record how this video and picture changes what you think of the Boston Massacre 200+ years later. 4. Click :submit: to post it on your name!