This is package includes 11 interactive notebook activities related to the United States Westward Expansion.
Activity topics include:
-Washington as President
-Jefferson Looks West (Lewis and Clark and Daniel Boone)
-War of 1812
-Andrew Jackson as President
-Trail of Tears
-Struggle for Reforms (African Americans and Women)
-The Mexican War
-The Oregon and Mormon Trails
Most activities include one page to copy (some require copying two pages), assembly directions and writing instructions are also included for students on each page. These activities require NO TEACHER PREP! As far as samples go, you can copy and laminate the sample pages I’ve included if you plan to place activities in stations. If activities will be completed in whole group you can display the samples on your white board.
Interactive social studies notebooks serve as amazing reference tools and can also be used as authentic assessments for students. They can do as much as they want to do! Encouraging artistic flair only adds to the enthusiasm!
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