Wed 5/2 – “Webster, Clay , Calhoun”

For today’s lesson we will be working in groups to identify and distinguish the views on three of the most influential men in 1850’s America. I Can Explain John C. Calhoun’s views on the nature of the Union I Can Explain Henry Clay’s views on the nature of the Union I Can Explain Daniel Webster’s views on…

Mon. 4/30 – Tues 5/1 – Conflicts over States Rights

Today we will be looking into the issue of Nationalism and Sectionalism in relation to the grow of Americas three growing regions; North , South,  and the West. What we will ask ourselves today is “What happens when these three regions begin to grow and have conflicts with issues through the sale of public land, Internal…

Mon. 3/12 – “The Trail of Tears”

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”? After reviewing our views of Andrew Jackson from the previous day we will now look…

Tues. 03 / 06 – Andrew Jackson

I can Identify factors in the early life of Andrew Jackson that came to define his personality and style of presidency I can Explain who Andrew Jackson was considered the president of the Common Man. Today’s Reading: Chapter 12.1 Politics of the People Today’s Guided Notes: Am. History-12.1 GN- Am History Advanced- 12.1 GN- Advanced   Video…