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Local Heroes: Vermont’s Role in the Revolution

Grades 4-6

Discover Addison County’s role in the American Revolution. Meet the local men and women who helped change the tide of history. Visit Vermont as a battleground in our nation’s fight for independence. This kit includes a chronological description of the battles that took place in the Champlain Valley.  Each section provides a map and historical references. Students can engage their imaginations while reading books about the local heroes of Vermont, Seth Warner, Daniel Chipman, Ethan Allen, Benedict Arnold, and Ann Story.  Reproduction soldiers’ accoutrements and VHS videos are included for your classroom use.

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