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10 resources with the concept the cherokee nation

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The Price of Freedom: Americans at War Printable Exhibition

For Teachers 5th - 12th Standards
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War is a collection of 13 resources from a printable exhibition curated by the Smithsonian Museum of American History.  Each resource begins with a summary and a table of contents. The resources...
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Masculine Heroes

For Teachers 6th - 12th
What were the driving forces behind American expansion in the nineteenth century, and what were its effects? Scholars watch a video, read biographies, engage in discussion, write journals and poetry, draw, and create a multimedia...
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Eastern Indian Wars

For Students 5th - 12th Standards
Many know that Native Americans were forced off their lands and moved west, but how did these people react? The Red Sticks faction of the Creek nation opted to defend themselves and their lands in a series of wars called the Eastern...
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Millionaire Game: US History Review

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Play a fun review game to make test study a welcome event. Your class plays a millionaire game just like the one on TV to review their US history. Each of the 15 questions relate to the Jackson presidency, Indian Removal Act, and the...
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The Cherokee: Trail Where They Cried

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students read the Trail of Tears about the Cherokee Nation removal and write a letter pretending they are the grandparent of a Cherokee child. In this Trail of Tears lesson plan, students understand the changing of boundaries.
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Wilma Mankiller and the Cherokee Nation

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students examine how Wilma Mankiller became the first female Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation. They listen to a teacher-led lecture, write a letter to President Andrew Jackson, participate in a jigsaw activity, conduct research,...
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Standing Bear

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Young scholars examine Indian removal. For this Native American lesson, students research Internet and print sources to compare and contrast the Cherokee removal and the Ponca removal.
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Trail of Tears

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. In this Native American lesson, students read about the Cherokee dilemma and Andrew Jackson's Indian Removal Act. Students discover...
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Indian Removal and Global Comparisons

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the forced movement of the Cherokee Nation. In this Indian Removal lesson, students discuss the concept of Manifest Destiny and its implications. Students analyze the Indian Removal Act of 1830 and compare it to similar...
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Native American Removal - "Trail of Tears"

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders identify the sources of conflict between American settlers and the Cherokee nation and describe events leading up to the forced relocation of the tribe in 1838-1839. They then evaluate the effects of the relocation using...