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Early Tennessee Settlers Brochure Activity

Early Tennessee Settlers Brochure Activity
Early Tennessee Settlers Brochure Activity
Early Tennessee Settlers Brochure Activity
Early Tennessee Settlers Brochure Activity
Product Description
Students will complete the brochure activity about the first settlers in Tennessee. It satisfies Tennessee standards for 8th grade: 8.20 Explain the impact of individuals who created interest in the land west of the Appalachian Mountains, including: (C, G, H, TN)
• long hunters
• Wilderness Road
• Daniel Boone
• William Bean
• Thomas Sharpe Spencer
• Dr. Thomas Walker
8.21 Summarize the major events of the Watauga Settlement, including: (E, P, TN)
• Battle of Alamance and Regulators
• Watauga Purchase and Compact
• James Robertson
• Little Carpenter, Dragging Canoe
8.26 Summarize the effect of the Revolution on the Wataugans and the reasons, plans, and struggles in creating the Cumberland Settlement, including: (G, P, TN)
• formation of Washington District
• Cherokee War
• Nancy Ward
• Watauga Petitions
• Transylvania Purchase
• Richard Henderson
• James Robertson
• John Donelson
• severe winter and river travel
• Cumberland Compact
• Indian attacks
• Battle of the Bluffs
Total Pages
N/A
Answer Key
Not Included
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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