Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 4th Q 02.03 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/07/2003 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
Students are to read 393-401
Review of Expansion and the Trail of Tears
How was the northern border of the United States established
What did the Aemricans and the Mexicans gain from the Sante Fe trade
How did Americans travel to California
Students are to rad 519-524
Life on the Range and Praire
Who were the mountain men and the fur traders
How were the borders established continued
Read 402-408
Who were the Whitmans
Whjat routes overland did the settlers take and how did they travel and what was the journey like?
How and what route did they travel by sea. Who were the Mormons? What was the Pony Express
Read 409-416 What was Manifest Destingy
what were communication like as they moved westward?
Where did they build the railroad and how did they travel it?