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Colonization Effects From First Encounter through US Federal Policy
8th - 12th
Learners examine American policies. In this Native American history instructional activity, students compare and contrast life in America prior to colonization and following it. Learners discuss policies that displaced Native Americans.
The American Indian Boarding School Experience: Then and Now
8th - 12th
Students examine cultural assimilation. In this Native American history instructional activity, students read and analyze "The Spirit Survives: The American Indian Boarding School Experience: Then and Now." Students identify how American...
Negotiating a Treaty between the US Government and the Native Americans
9th - 12th
Students explore the implications of the Indian Removal Act. In this Native American history lesson plan, students simulate the treaty process and research the interaction between natives and settlers in the American West.
Westward Expansion-Manifest Destiny and its Affect on Indian People
Eighth graders consider how Westward Expansion affected Native Americans. In this Manifest Destiny instructional activity, 8th graders research the Indian Removal Act of 1830 and the Dawes Act of 1897 to determine how the laws impacted...