Lesson Plans
American History 9 Period 3 3rd Q 07.08 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/11/2008 Instructor: Lynn Arndt Academics
Who were the vaqueros and what did they contribute to the American West?
Discuss the end of the Long Drives--reasons why they decreased in number
Problems that led to the downfall of cattle ranching (big time) as it was
The "Wild West" --Swindlers; con-men; outlaws--who were they?
Hand out video worksheet--Watch "The Real West"
Finish "The Real West " video
Finish video study guide

Correct Study guide and hand in
Handout worksheet/map page 10. Complete page 10 using map/map reading
Go to Computer lab six at a time. Research/find map of Current American Indian Reservations. Do Activity at bottom of page 28 of worksheet packet

Work on worksheet packet for C 19
Section 2--C 19 Native Americans--Life on the Plains
Clash of Culture w/white men
Battle of Little Big Horn; --Video and Worksheet---Dakota Conflict Indians of the Northwest and Southwest
Wounded Knee Massacre
Moving to smaller reservations & boarding schools--Dawes Act
Correct C 19 Worksheet