Mr. Madison's War: Causes and Effects of the War of 1812

Thursday, March 16, 2017
James Madison Birthday
Celebrate the birth of our 4th President by learning more about Madison's War, otherwise known as the War of 1812.

The United States won its independence from Great Britain in 1783, but that didn't mean the conflicts were over. By 1812, tensions between the two countries had reached the boiling point. Why would the United States again want to wage war on a rich and powerful country? And how would it change the young nation?

Author Radomski, Kassandra
Pages 32 pages
Genre Nonfiction
Reading level 3-4
Interest level 3-6
Guided reading S
ATOS 5.6
Lexile 820L