References Used in Curriculum Development

WEBSITES A project of The Claremont Institute, is dedicated to making the documents and principles of the American Founding accessible to educators and students of all ages. List of literature to gain a better understanding of our nation’s history, heritage, and values. Religion played a major role in the American Revolution by offering a moral sanction for opposition to the British–an assurance to the average American that revolution was justified in the sight of God. Information on current second amendment issues. Information on the Founding Fathers views on the second amendment. Flag Code Biography/background of George Whitefield Biography on George Whitefield George Whitefield Glenn Beck transcripts from 5/14/2010 show – George Whitefield Biography/background of George Whitefield George Whitefield’s Sermons George Whitefield Sermons Basic biography on George Whitefield & John Adams


Liberty’s Kids

The Glenn Beck Show – Founders’ Fridays

The Truth Behind the Declaration of Independence – VHS


Lives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence by B.J. Lossing

The Five Thousand Year Leap by W. Cleon Skousen


A Kids’ Guide to America’s Bill of Rights by Kathleen Krull

Bill of Rights in Translation by Amie Jane Leavitt

Colonial Days by David King

Samuel Adams – Father of the Revolution by Ann Heinrichs

The American Revolution for Kids – A History with 21 Activities by Janis Herbert

The Bill of Rights by Christine Taylor-Butler

The Boston Tea Party by Steve Kroll

Who Was Ben Franklin? by Dennis Brindell Fradin