This bundle comes with a student-friendly workbookwith all the lessons and activities in it! It is 100% editable and will help you and your students stay organized throughout this awesome unit. Check out the previews to see how the workbooks and lessons are organized.
All History For Humans videos teach through the power of story to make the history relevant and meaningful to students. In lesson one students learn about the Trail of Tears, President Jackson's Indian Removal Policy, and the tragedy that befell the Cherokee and other tribes as they were pushed off their lands. In lesson two, students discover the mythology and real history behind the Battle of the Alamo and what led to the Texas Revolution. Next, students learn about Manifest Destiny and how this led to the Mexican-American War and the effects the war had on America. Lastly, students discover how the discovery of gold in California led to the mass migration westward and the lives of the forty-niners out west.
***The lessons cover state-standards while making sure the content is still interesting.
HISTORY ACTIVITIES FOR THIS BUNDLE
Image Analysis: View two images from the Trail of Tears to discover the tragedy and difficulties the Cherokee faced along the war.
Primary Source Text Analysis: Travis's "A Letter the People of Texas and All Americans"
Mapping US Expansion: Create a timeline-map of US expansion from the colonial days to the 1850s of the major events along the way to America becoming a continental power.
Postcard From the Gold Rush: Read about the lives of the Forty-Niners, design a post card
This bundle requires no-prep and includes all resources needed, supports for diverse learners, and are ready to engage and excite your students!And there is a unit test and answer keys for everything! ✅
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