Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 3rd Q 05.06 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/06/2006 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
What is Manifest destiny
What were the difficulties of moving west

What was the role of mountain men in the exploration and expansion fo the swest
what reasons did people have for going west
What was the impact of Oregon fever
Students will listen to the story of one person as they traveled west

finish the notes from Monday

Make a journal entry into their project journal
Students will do the challenge from their textbook
--civics challenge in their wagon train group--due at the end of teh class period
Students will listen to additonal stories of those that traveled westward and information on the mountain men
continue with the stories and background of the mountain men and the impact they had on the westward movement