This complete InspirEd Educators 98 page e-book unit includes 16 single-class lessons to teach the period between the American Revolution and the outbreak of the Civil War. Topics include the Louisiana Purchase, War of 1812, Oregon and other trails west, pioneer life, Indian Removal, the gold rush, and much more. Please download the free preview to see our digital user agreement, the complete Table of Contents, unit objectives, and sample teacher instructions for a few selected lessons. Every lesson is written to promote critical thinking, student engagement, content area literacy and skills. The unit also includes daily, lesson-specific warm-ups for each lesson, a literature list, all student pages, and even differentiated unit tests. You will be amazed at the quality of InspirEd Educators lessons, all written by two former teachers!