This download includes a PowerPoint introduction to the concept of Manifest Destiny.
Students will use their personal devices, or devices provided for them, to define the term "Manifest Destiny" using step-by-step instructions. They will then use their devices to conduct an image analysis of "American Progress" by John Gast to answer the essential question: What was America's Manifest Destiny?
These resources may help your students learn more about Westward Expansion and Manifest Destiny:
Brainpop worksheets - Westward Expansion
Gold Rush Game
Brainpop worksheets - Gold Rush
Schoolhouse Rock - Elbow Room
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