This is a mini-lesson on Mid-19th Century America.
- 4 pages
It covers the following areas:
* General overview of American at that time; democracy and history
* US political system
* Second Party System
* Participating in the political process
* The role of government in everyday life
* American society
* The status of women
* Economic Boom
* Population Growth
* Western Expansion
Summarizes key aspects of the era (as outlined above) and important vocabulary is highlighted.
B. VOCABULARY SHEET
C. READING QUESTIONS
- 3 pages
This mini-lesson can be used as a stand-alone, supplement, or review. It was created for high school level, but could be used for more accelerated students in middle school.