The best way to differentiate instruction in Social Studies is by using a choice board! This Westward Expansion Differentiated Choice Board is a fun way to get students to be hands-on with their learning through technology, writing, and art!
This product aligns perfectly with the Georgia 4th Grade standards:
SS4H6 The student will explain westward expansion of America between 1801 and 1861. a. Describe territorial expansion with emphasis on the Louisiana Purchase, the Lewis and Clark expedition, and the acquisitions of Texas (the Alamo and independence), Oregon (Oregon Trail), and California (Gold Rush and the development of mining towns). b. Describe the impact of the steamboat, the steam locomotive, and the telegraph on life in America. c. Describe the impact of westward expansion on Native Americans