This presentation covers the Indian Removal Act of 1830 and President Andrew Jackson's role in it. Topics covered include: 5 civilized tribes, creation of the Oklahoma Territory, Worcester v. Georgia, General Winfield Scott, Seminole Resistance, Black Hawk, and the Sauk and Fox resistance.
Also included is my Examview Quiz that I give to my students the day after the notes to check comprehension.
The final slide is a writing assignment I have my students complete where they answer questions and put themselves in the shoes of Pres. Jackson, the soldiers transporting the Native Americans, and the Native Americans.