Scarlett Aguilar

Scarlett Aguilar

D'Youville College
U.S. History

U.S. History teacher | Experienced educator in USA

I hold a degree in U.S. History from D'Youville College. With a passion for unraveling the intricacies of the past, I'm dedicated to fostering a deep understanding of American history. Through engaging lessons and personalized guidance, I aim to empower students to critically analyze historical events, themes, and figures. My commitment to academic excellence and my years of experience ensure a supportive learning environment where students thrive. Join me in exploring the rich tapestry of U.S. history, where every lesson is an opportunity to uncover the stories that shape our world.


  • Why was the attitude of Great Britain so important to the outcome of the Civil War?
  • What would have made the Mayflower Compact more democratic?
  • What was the outcome of Bacon's Rebellion?
  • When was the first Thanksgiving celebration? What really happened, contrary to popular belief?
  • What was the first cash crop of the English Colonies?
  • What are one of the grievances the colonists had about King George III?
  • Why did the colonists oppose the taxes imposed after the French and Indian War?
  • In the French and Indian War, who did the colonists fight against?
  • By whose authority do the representatives at the Second Continental Congress declare the colonies "Free and Independent States?"
  • Why did colonists object to the Proclamation of 1763?
  • What reasons might a Loyalist have for opposing the American Revolution?
  • How did colonists react to the Tea Act?
  • What were the biggest crops in the Southern Colonies?
  • Who were the major non-English immigrant groups in the Middle Colonies?
  • Why were the Coercive Acts passed?
  • Where did the Revolutionary War begin?
  • Who surrendered to the Patriots on October 17, 1777?
  • What prompted the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party?
  • What is the importance of sugar and molasses during the Sugar Act?
  • What was the significance of Shays's Rebellion in Massachusetts in early 1787?