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Transcontinental Railroad

Eleventh graders explain the development of the American West following the Civil War. They also explore the Homestead Act of 1862 and the Pacific Railway Act of 1862. They also participate in a simulation about the American West.

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Resource Details

Grade
11th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 days
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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Year
2002
Usage Permissions
Fine Print
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