EDU 899 Manifest Destiny ideas

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Westward Expansion, US History

Are you looking for a way to add interest to your Westward Expansion unit? Do you need more activities for your learning stations? “Westward Expansion Trading Cards” is a set of 54 trading cards highlighting people, events, locations, treaties and ideas. 4th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, History Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, Educational Activities, Teaching Resources, Study History

Westward Expansion Trading Cards (US History)

Are you looking for a way to add interest to your Westward Expansion unit? Do you need more activities for your learning stations? “Westward Expansion Trading Cards” is a set of 54 trading cards highlighting people, events, locations, treaties and ideas. Print & laminate the cards to create a standard set of playing cards. "Educational Trading Card Games" details 3 original learning games. "Creating Educational Trading Cards" shows teachers and students how to make their own cards. ($)

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Rap all about westward expansion and manifest destiny 4th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, History Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Us History, Teaching American History, History Teachers, 8th Grade History

"Manifest Destiny" Educational Rap by MC LaLa

Here's a little story I'd like to tell about the land that we love and know so wellit started small, not much to boast, just thirteen colonies on the east co...

Visual literacy ~ Off the Wall Westward Expansion Lesson - Students roam through an "Art Gallery" of pictures related to the lesson, taking notes and recording inferences. Great way to integrate social studies and literacy! 4th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, History Activities, History Teachers, Teaching History, History Classroom

Off the Wall Westward Expansion Lesson

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Cartoon Notes for Manifest Destiny: 10 Measures towards Draw in the Everyday living Yourself Will need By Heather Mathews Writer. 7th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Resources, History Classroom, Teaching Resources, Teaching Ideas, 8th Grade History, Study History, Teaching Us History
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Cartoon Notes for Manifest Destiny

Visual notes for U.S. History/Manifest Destiny...I call them 'Cartoon Notes!' These notes are a hit in my classroom, as they tie in visual learning with note-taking. Make sure you download both sides and the answer keys (4 documents total). Answer keys ARE included! I use these in my classroom to in...

indian removal act essay Trail of Tears, Indian Removal Act for Kids and Teachers - Native . Native American Literature, Native American Lessons, Native American History, Social Studies Projects, 3rd Grade Social Studies, Teaching Social Studies, Act For Kids, Trail Of Tears, Study History
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The Incredibly Sad Trail of Tears for Kids and Teachers - When the US Government forced Native Americans to leave their land in the Southeast and walk through rain and snow for hundreds and hundreds of miles - Native Americans in Olden Times for Kids

▶ Mexican-American War | 3 Minute History - YouTube CC Cycle 3 Week 10 8th Grade History, Ap Us History, Texas History, 6th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching American History, Teaching History, Mexican American War
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US History Primary Source The Trail of Tears: A Grandfathe Social Studies Lesson Plans, 5th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Science, Social Science, History Class, Us History, American History
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US History Primary Source The Trail of Tears: A Grandfather's Story Activity

Engage your students with primary sources in US History! This activity set includes a primary source birthday letter from a Trail of Tears survivor to his grandchildren. The story is a fascinating 3 page first hand account.This set comes with Common Core one page primary source document complete wit...

Manifest Destiny free app introduces students to the Westward Expansion centered around primary source documents. 5th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, History Classroom, History Teachers, Us History, American History, History Interactive Notebook, Westward Expansion, Meditation For Beginners

Manifest Destiny - Class Tech Tips

There is a wonderful free app that introduces students to Westward Expansion through the famous painting by John Gast. Manifest Destiny allows students to explore the motivations of pioneers, the struggles they faced and terrain they explored. I love that this app centers around a primary source document and helps children think about the western United …

This is a cut and paste activity that can be done during a lesson on the trail of tears or as a formative assessment. Students will enjoy this hands on activity that helps them learn the order of important events that took place during this time period. Library Skills, Library Lessons, 4th Grade Social Studies, Teaching Social Studies, Elementary Library, Upper Elementary, School Projects, School Ideas, American History
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Trail of Tears Cut and Paste Activity

This is a cut and paste activity that can be done during a lesson on the trail of tears or as a formative assessment. Students will enjoy this hands on activity that helps them learn the order of important events that took place during this time period. Information was taken from the book "The Trai...

John Riley was an Irish Catholic soldier who deserted the American army during the Mexican-American War and joined the Mexicans. Mexican Army, Mexican American War, Us History, History Books, Becoming Catholic, Irish Catholic, Living In Mexico, Mexicans, Irish Men
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John Riley, the Deserter Who Followed His Conscience

John Riley (1805-1850) was an Irish Catholic soldier who deserted the American army during the Mexican-American War and joined the Mexicans.

A Mexican army captured an American patrol at Rio Grande. The United States responded by sending troops and issuing war with Mexico. Mexican Army, Mexican American War, Study History, Us History, Law Of Attraction Meditation, Republic Of Texas, Westward Expansion, Hudson River School, San Jacinto
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Manifest Destiny / Rock In The Classroom

For a recently updated version of this music video please go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCt8VP7qpOARock In The Classroom explores Manifest Destiny,...

This wonderful lesson engages all learning styles and encourages student creativity. Included is a fantastic graphic organizer of the famous John Gast painting "American Progress" with boxes on top of it for students to record notes about the various grou Social Studies Lesson Plans, Social Studies Classroom, History Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, 8th Grade History, Middle School History, Study History, Learning Styles

Manifest Destiny Act It Out Lesson Plan, Powerpoint, & Graphic Organizer

Manifest Destiny Lesson This wonderful lesson engages all learning styles and encourages student creativity. Included is a fantastic graphic organizer of the famous John Gast painting "American Progress" with boxes on top of it for students to record notes about the various groups. Seven short re...