Westward Expansion Map and Journal Project
This is a one week map and journal project covering Western Expansion in the United States starting after the end of the War of 1812 and continuing through the end of the Civil War. There are two parts to the project. The first will be a map that includes all of criteria listed below. The second will be a journal in the role that the student chooses to assume of a pioneer traveling westward.
This project is aligned with the Common Core Standards and features a rubric that is tied to the Common Core Standards