In this activity the students will research the life of a soldier from the Continental Army. Students will use informational books, text books and the internet to research. This activity will take three days. Once the students research the soldier's life they will write in their journals two paragraphs about a soldier's life. They must include, age of soldiers, uniforms, fighting strategies, weapons, food, illness, length of enlistment, and any other information they feel is important.
This resource is part of the Revolutionary War collection.