Please see my PowerPoint that coincides with these Guided Notes:
13 - The West & Populism - PowerPoint Notes
These are the Guided Notes (Blank and Filled-In) for my PowerPoint: "The West Transformed"...which includes the following major topics: contrasting views on Buffalo and Landownership, Wounded Knee, Ghost Dance, Assimilation, Dawes Act, Homestead Act, Cowboys, Farmers, Populism, William Jennings Bryan.
NEED OTHER ACTIVITIES OR ASSIGNMENTS FOR THIS TIME PERIOD? HERE ARE SOME:
Reading: "Cross of Gold" Speech by William Jennings Bryan
Activity: Dawes Act (with Dave Matthews Band)
Activity: Populism Allegory & The Wizard of Oz
Viewing Guide: America: Story of Us (Episode 06 - Heartland)
Viewing Guide: Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (Film Study)
more coming soon...