I can identify Andrew Jackson as the president who ordered the Indian Removal Act
I can explain the purpose and controversy that arose from the Indian Removal Act
What does Eviction mean?
Why does it happen?
How does it relate to “Property Ownership”?
Wed Night Homework Map-
Adv Am History Homework-
After reviewing our views of Andrew Jackson from the previous day we will now look into a major event in the presidency of Andrew Jackson that has forever been a major point of controversy in the history of our country.
The Trail of Tears
We will be doing a Guided notes assignment from Chapter 12.2.
Guided Notes: GN Chapter 12.2 The Trail of Tears
Chapter 12.2 from the book: Reading Chapter 12.2 The Trail of Tears
Please explain the following passage:
“Jackson believed that the government had the right to regulate where Native Americans could live. He viewed them as conquered subjects who lived with the borders of the United States.”
Extra Information on the Treatment of Native Americans and the U.S. expansion West
Thought Provoking Media: