One of the darkest chapters in American history is the Trail of Tears. Students love learning about this tragic period in American history.
This lesson is part of a larger lesson exploring America’s expansion west. Purchase the entire unit and save nearly 30% Westward Expansion Unit Common Core Ready
It is aligned with English Language Arts and Social Studies Common Core standards that will keep your students engaged.
This lesson includes primary source documents from Andrew Jackson, a child from Trail of Tears, supplemental videos from a variety of sources, including "America Story of Us" and "The People Speak." AND this package includes level 2 and 3 DOK (Depth of Knowledge) questions, and this unit is differentiated for struggling students and EL students...and much more.
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