Thurs. 5/4 – Regionalism Vocab Shuffle

To help with our understanding of the complex political and economic relationships that is starting to develop between the three growing US regions, we will be playing a game of vocab shuffle. I CAN Arrange different vocab terms based upon similarity, region, and economic connection To start we will do a group refresh of properly…

Friday. 3/03 – 13.3 “The Mexican – American War”

I CAN explain the connection between the idea of Manifest Destiny and the Mexican American war I CAN explain why the cause and purpose of this war became so controversial in America I CAN Identify the Mexican Cession Please describe a time in your life when you felt “Bullied” Today we will be looking into the Mexican…

Thurs. 2/16 – “Manifest Destiny”

Today we will be setting up a week long look into the Westward expansion of the U.S. and the many different obstacles and opportunities that came along with it. To help frame this point in history we will begin by identifying the unique situation that the U.S. finds itself and the cultural change that begins…

Wed. 2/15 – “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”? Wed Night Homework Map- indian-removal-act-map-activity Adv Am History Homework- trail-or-tears-dbq After reviewing our views of…