The webquest contains 38 questions about the significant events during Westward Expansion. Students will use student-friendly websites to answer the questions. I have included an answer key. Please message me if you have any questions.
The document can be uploaded to your personal website or Google Drive; however, please make sure it is password protected.
Oregon Trail (Distance, location, dangers, prairie schooners)
Battle of the Alamo (Location, troop size, Texans, Santa Anna, James Bowie, and effects of the battle)
Mormon Trail (Location, distance, religion, Brigham Young, and Joseph Smith)
Mexican-American War (cause of war, James K. Polk, General Winfield Scott, Treaty of Guadeloupe Hidalgo)
California Gold Rush (John Marshall, Sutter's Mill, Forty-niners, immigration, prospectors, Boomtowns, and Ghost towns)
Gadsden Purchase (Location and reason for purchase)