Growing Patriots

Growing Patriots

A journey through early American history for kids.

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Ep. 50- Leaving Valley Forge
Growing PatriotsSeptember 23, 202100:06:015.5 MB

Ep. 50- Leaving Valley Forge

George Washington heard that the British Army was making a move - and maybe it was time to leave Valley Forge. In this minisode, we talk about how they decided when to leave and what happened next.

Ep 49- Medicine in the American Revolution
Growing PatriotsAugust 05, 202100:25:2723.24 MB

Ep 49- Medicine in the American Revolution

As we've been talking about the American Revolution, we've been taking a lot about people getting hurt, wounded, and sick. What happens next? In this episode, you'll hear all about what medical care was like.

Ep 48- Loyalists
Growing PatriotsJuly 22, 202100:32:5430.05 MB

Ep 48- Loyalists

Not everyone in the American Colonies wanted liberty from Great Britain. In this episode, we talk about the loyalists who wanted to remain a British Colony, including Thomas Hutchinson, Governor of Massachusetts.

Ep. 47 - Valley Forge
Growing PatriotsJune 25, 202100:12:1011.12 MB

Ep. 47 - Valley Forge

The winter of 1777-1778 was pivotal for the Continental Army. While wintering under terrible conditions at Valley Forge, the soldiers trained hard. What was life like in that winter? In this episode, we find out.

Ep. 46- Fife And Drum Music
Growing PatriotsMay 25, 202100:22:3520.63 MB

Ep. 46- Fife And Drum Music

The battlefield had so much gunsmoke and noise—how were the soldiers supposed to know what to do? A fife and drum corps!Amelia is joined by a fifer to tell us all about it.