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20 resources with the concept indian removal

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The Price of Freedom: Americans at War Printable Exhibition

For Teachers 5th - 12th Standards
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War is a collection of 13 resources from a printable exhibition curated by the Smithsonian Museum of American History.  Each resource begins with a summary and a table of contents. The resources...
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Eastern Indian Wars

For Students 5th - 12th Standards
Many know that Native Americans were forced off their lands and moved west, but how did these people react? The Red Sticks faction of the Creek nation opted to defend themselves and their lands in a series of wars called the Eastern...
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Five W’s and One H Activity for Events and People of the Indian Removal

For Students 8th - 12th Standards
What did Andrew Jackson have to do with the Indian Removal Act? Learn more about a pivotal moment in American history with a jigsaw activity. Learners from each group choose different historical figures and/or events to research, then...
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Jacksonian Democracy and Indian Removal

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Introduce a study of the presidency of Andrew Jackson with a activity that uses video clips, primary source documents, group activities, and debates to examine Jackson's early life and career. The activity focuses on the 1828 election...
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Andrew Jackson’s Speech to Congress on Indian Removal

For Students 9th - 11th Standards
How did President Andrew Jackson justify the removal of Native Americans from their homeland? After your young historians examine Jackson's speech to Congress in 1830 preceding the Indian Removal Act, they will then delve into text-based...
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How the West was Lost-The Trail of Tears

For Teachers 8th - 12th
In this Native American history worksheet, young scholars respond to 14 short answer questions about Cherokee removal polices and the Trail of Tears.
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Indian Removal and Global Comparisons

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the forced movement of the Cherokee Nation. In this Indian Removal lesson, students discuss the concept of Manifest Destiny and its implications. Students analyze the Indian Removal Act of 1830 and compare it to similar...
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Events Leading to the Indian Removal 1830-1832

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers consider the effects of Indian Removal on the Cherokee Nation. In this American history lesson plan, students research Internet and print sources regarding the Indian Removal Act of 1830. High schoolers write short stories...
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Indian Removal: The Cherokees, Jackson, and the “Trail of Tears”

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine executive power. In this Indian Removal activity, students listen to their instructor present a lecture regarding the "Trail of Tears". Students respond to discussion questions regarding the lecture.
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Debating for Land

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research pertinent information based on historical facts and is supported by quotations from primary sources in order to prepare for a class debate about land ownership in the 19th century.
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I am Indopino: Or, How to Answer the Question, "Who Are You?"

For Students 6th - 12th
In our increasingly multi-ethnic society, many students find it difficult to identify themselves as belonging to any one ethnicity. Gene Tagaban, a Tlingit, Cherokee, Filipino offers his personal experiences with these questions in his...
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Lesson One: The Three Perspectives on Native American Removal

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders explore the impact of the Indian Removal Act.  For this US History lesson, 11th graders analyze primary resources. 
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Township and Range in the Wild West

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore how the township and range system is designed and read. They create real estate advertisements utilizing maps and the township and range system.
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The Changing Faces of Oklahoma

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars create a historical atlas depicting the changes leading up to 1890 and those afterwards in the Indian Territory/Oklahoma region. line.
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Come West Young Man

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students interpret the maps associated with the early development of the Oklahoma Country. They describe reasons for moving to Oklahoma Country in a letter to a relative.
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Lesson Plan: The Math of Removal

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students consider the plight of those who walked the Trial of Tears. In this Indian Removal lesson plan, students compare statistics regarding Indian survival rates.
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Southeastern Tribal Culture and Removal by the U.S.

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders explore Native American cultures. For this Indian Removal lesson, 8th graders compare and contrast Native cultures to American culture. Students write poems in the voice of a Cherokee tribe member on the Trail of Tears.
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President Jackson, the Cherokee and Indian Removal

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. For this Indian Removal Act lesson, students examine the act and discuss the implications of moving the Cherokee. Learners...
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The United States’ Expansion West: Hostile Takeover or Manifest Destiny?

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. In this Westward Expansion lesson, students examine the impact of Manifest Destiny on Native Americans. Students compose...
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Trail of Tears

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students discover that the Indian Territory was comprised of many Indian tribes originating from many different locations. They distinguish between the Indian tribes in the Indian Territory.