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Kill the Indian to Save the Man: Reservations, Assimilation, and Native American Resistance and Persistence in the West

Students investigate the theory versus the reality of US government reservation policy in the mid to late 19th Century by watching a video. They design a time line that shows how the individual tribes surrendered to the reservation policy. They examine the Dawes Allotment Act.

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9th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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3 days
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