Ensure understanding of The Indian Removal Act using guided questioning. This Common Core aligned lesson walks students through the complete text of The Indian Removal Act of 1830. In order to ensure understanding, students will have an opportunity to focus on key vocabulary terms before analyzing the text. Upon completion of the vocabulary practice, students will move into dissecting the Indian Removal Act. The lesson is further scaffolded by bolding key words and phrases within the text, providing answers to the guided questions. ***Paper PDF AND Google Drive Resource Included!***This resource can be completed on paper or online with laptops, Chromebooks, tablets, or any device that supports Google Drive. The included Teacher's Guide includes access to the link that will allow you to make your own copy of the resource for use in Google Classroom/Google Drive.
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Vocabulary/Terms to Know:
Students define critical vocabulary terms prior to analyzing the text. A divided circle map is included for each word.
The Indian Removal Act & Guided Questioning:
The full text of Andrew Jackson's Indian Removal Act is included with guided questions. Answers to each question are bolded throughout the text to guide students in the right direction.
An answer key is provided for the vocabulary words and guided questioning.
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