- Are you ready to learn about the people who made our country great?? Click to continue.
Are you ready to learn about the people who made our country great?? Click to continue.
<p>Are you ready to learn about the people who made our country great?? Click to continue. Slide 2 Nathan Hale Thomas Jefferson Paul Revere William Dawes Go on to next page Slide 3 Go back William Dawes rode with Paul Revere on his famous ride. Slide 4 I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country. Nathan Hale was caught as a spy. The penalty for saying is to be hanged. Nathan Hale was brave and faced the British. He was a 21 year old school teacher. He died trying to deliver secret British attack plans to General Washington. We are proud of the bravery of Nathan Hale. Before he was killed, he delivered these famous lines: I only regret that I have but one life to loose for my country. Go back Slide 5 Thomas Jefferson was the main writer of the Declaration of Independence. Go back Slide 6 Paul Revere made his midnight ride to warn the American colonists that the British were coming. He rode with a man named William Dawes. Another rider who warned the British was Sybil Ludington. Go back Slide 7 Sybil Ludington Slide 8 Sybil Ludington made a daring ride to warn the colonists that the British were planning to attack. She is considered the female Paul Revere next Slide 9 Taxation without representation Stamp Act Tea Tax Slide 10 THE BOSTON TEA PARTY </p>