This Paideia Seminar Plan: "A Soldier Recalls the Trail of Tears" lesson plan also includes:
Private John G. Burnett was one of the American soldiers involved in the forced removal of the Cherokee from their lands in the south to Oklahoma. His account of this experience, “A Soldier Recalls the Trail of Tears” provides the text for a Paideia seminar. Scripted directions for the activity, as well as discussion questions, are included in the packet. A link to the Paideia Seminar: Active Thinking through Dialogue is provided for those unfamiliar with this approach.