This is a stand-alone unit study of America’s Founding Fathers and the events leading to the documents that established The United States of America. The unit consists of fifteen lessons and activities, three quizzes, and a unit exam. Documents include such items as The Mayflower Compact, Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution, Patrick Henry’s speech, The Star Spangled Banner, National Motto, flag etiquette and much more. This unit is designed as a unit study in literature, history, civics or government courses in high school or college, and for immigrants in preparation for exams for naturalization/citizenship. Pair with People, Places, and Principles of America or Histography for an excellent AP Resource!