Westward Expansion

Website Links

Resources for Native People and Westward Expansion:

Presentation - Impact of WE on native peoples   Note: Kids InfoBits has a good article: California: Native American Tribes

Westward Expansion Exemplar - a creative way to present information

Gale: Student Edition - The Trail of Tears: how the people of the Cherokee Nation became exiles in their own land

Louisiana Purchase - video, images, and lots of information

2.  Lewis and Clark MAP - intro to film
                  Lewis and Clark - Library of Congress - Library of Congress - actual images of artifacts from the trip

3.  War of 1812 - video