This lesson is highly rigorous and engaging and is part of a larger unit that explores America’s expansion west. It is aligned with English Language Arts and Social Studies Common Core standards that will keep your students engaged.
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This lesson covers Mountain Men, Santa Fe Trail, Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail. This lesson also includes the Donner Party and Jedediah Smith; AND supplemental videos from a variety of sources, including "America Story of Us." This lesson is differentiated for struggling students and EL students...and much more.
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