Lesson: Western Expansion
Author: Brianna Delaney
Subject Area: Social Studies
Grade Level: 4 - 4
The students will be focusing on the Western Expansion Era. They will look at the people and events that occurred and what the result was because of them.
Students will be able to create a basic timeline of events and people that influenced the Western Expansion Era. They will then focus on one person and what affects they had on the time period.
The students will become an expert on someone from the Western Expansion Era. They should be able to explain the person's life, their influences on other people, and what changes or other events have come about because of their actions.