The United States Doubles In Size

Posted by on October 21, 2011 
Filed under The United States Grows

AS A CLASS:

Watch this Lewis and Clark movie.

Watch another movie about Lewis and Clark.

Watch this movie on Thomas Jefferson.

ON YOUR OWN

Read about Thomas Jefferson.

Read more about Jefferson.

Explore his home. Then build your own version of his home.

Complete this Data Set about Thomas Jefferson.

Read about Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings. After you read it, please answer this question on your website:

Should history’s opinion of Jefferson change because of the slaves he kept and his relationship with Hemings? Why or why not?

Complete this cloze about the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Read about Sacajawea. Then answer this question on your website:

What do you think might have happened to Lewis and Clark’s expedition without the help of Sacajawea and York?

Look at this activity about the Louisiana Purchase. Watch the video, too.

Watch this animation about the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Watch this video.

Watch this video about the Lewis & Clark Expedition.

Complete this Make and Break about the Louisiana Purchase.

Watch this video and play the game.

Play Jefferson’s West.

Look at this presentation about the expedition.

Play the Lewis & Clark Adventure Game.

Play this Lewis and Clark game.

Complete the Lewis and Clark Scavenger Hunt.

Watch one more video on Lewis and Clark.

If you want, you can watch this video, too.

Watch The Growth Of A Nation.

Read about Lewis and Clark and answer the questions.

WITH A PARTNER

Read about Sacajawea using “Bounce.”

Each pair will just read ONE of the next three parts, and take notes.  Then all three pairs will meet, and each pair will summarize what they learned — in order.

Read about the Louisiana Purchase Part One.

Read more about the Louisiana Purchase Part Two.

Read Part Three about the Louisiana Purchase and Lewis & Clark Part Three.

SPANISH-LANGUAGE PREVIEW:

Watch this movie on Political Parties.

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