This PowerPoint discusses the expansion of the United States and the western migration of people. It explains why people chose to move west and what their journey was like.
Sante Fe Trail
Marcus and Narcissa Whitman
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
** This item is part of a bundle that includes 4 PowerPoint presentations, 1 ten question true/false quiz, vocabulary, a fact and opinion skill practice, a jeopardy review game, and a unit test. Some of the topics covered are the Industrial Revolution of the United States, important inventors and inventions, Andrew Jackson’s Presidency, the Gold Rush, moving West, and the Texas War for Independence. (some items are exclusive to the bundle). It can be purchased here:
The Nation Grows Unit