An easy-to-use graphic organizer to help your students keep track of new vocabulary and key terms during a unit study on Westward Expansion.
Satisfies CCLS Standards as defined in the draft document (see engageny.org)
Social Studies Grade 5-8
Craft and Structure, Standard 4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.
Writing, Standard 2. Write informative/explanatory texts, including the narration of historical events or technical processes and 2d. Use precise language and domain?specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.