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American History: From Pre-Columbian to the New Millennium
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewNeed an online resource to supplement the paper textbook in your classroom? An all-encompassing website covers historical events throughout the last half of the second millenium, leading right up to the third. From the pre-Columbian...
Five W’s and One H Activity for Events and People of the Indian Removal
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
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...
Jacksonian Democracy and Indian Removal
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce a study of the presidency of Andrew Jackson with a lesson that uses video clips, primary source documents, group activities, and debates to examine Jackson's early life and career. The lesson focuses on the 1828 election and...
Andrew Jackson’s Speech to Congress on Indian Removal
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
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...
Andrew Jackson- Mini Biography
2 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Here you'll find a very brief introduction to the presidency of Andrew Jackson, including his participation in the Battle of New Orleans, his decision to relocate Native Americans to the west, and his legacy as the leader of the common man.
America’s Indian Removal Policies: Tales and Trails of Betrayal
8th CCSS: Adaptable
Examine the perspectives, cultural clashes, and historical implications of Indian removal policies in the United States during the 1930s. Your young historians will closely examine primary sources and engage in insightful discussions on...
Money - A Brief History Of The American Dollar - Part 1 of 2
9 mins 9th - 12th
What is a dollar? Trace the dollar through US history. First it started as a silver or gold piece, then it became a promissory note, and eventually it became the bill we know today. Pink Floyd's "Money" plays quietly in the background...
Indian Removal and Forced Assimilation
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
It can be difficult to describe the removal and forced assimilation of indians during Andrew Jackson's presidency to a class. Reading the manuscript of the Indian Removal Act and analyzing photographs and political cartoons from the time...