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Ridgway US History #24: Manifest Destiny, The Oregon Trail, The Mexican-American War
This lesson will help students describe the movement of Americans westward, especially to Oregon, and summarizes the causes, clashes, & consequences of the Mexican-American War.
-Art-based analysis warmup question
-Integrated videos and interactives
-Mini-Lesson on the Mexican-American war with integrated physical & digital Cornell-style notes
-Oregon Trail Whole-Group Activity & Project
Formats: Google Apps, Word, PowerPoint, PDF.
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Tags: Ridgway US History, Westward Expansion, Civilization v. Savagery, Frederick Jackson Turner, Native Americans, Manifest Destiny, Oregon, Territory, The Oregon Trail, Mexican-American War, Mexican American War, Polk, John C. Fremont, Zachary Taylor, Vera Cruz, California, Bear Flag Republic, Texas, Wilmot Proviso, Free Soil Party, North South, Civil War.