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US History 1786-1860: Lesson Plans & Resources

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6 chapters in US History 1786-1860: Lesson Plans & Resources

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Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
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  • Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
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Ch 1. Early American Republic Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[159659].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Shays' Rebellion: Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Whiskey Rebellion Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - The Whiskey Rebellion and Battle of Fallen Timbers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1417].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1417].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1417].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1417].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Great Compromise Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - The Great Compromise of 1787: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The XYZ Affair Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - The XYZ Affair: Definition, Summary & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9234].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9234].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9234].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9234].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Abigail Adams Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Abigail Adams: Biography, Facts & Accomplishments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24272].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24272].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24272].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24272].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Alien and Sedition Acts Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - What is the Alien Act of 1798? - Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9238].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9238].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9238].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9238].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Sedition Act of 1798: Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9260].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9260].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9260].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9260].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Presidential Election of 1800: Candidates, Summary & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Slavery in America Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Slavery in America: Cotton, Slave Trade and the Southern Response Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - The Lewis and Clark Expedition: Route, Timeline & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11356].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11356].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11356].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11356].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Johnny Appleseed Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Johnny Appleseed Lesson for Kids: Facts & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143928].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143928].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143928].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143928].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Daniel Boone Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Daniel Boone Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143790].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143790].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143790].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143790].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Northwest Ordinance Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - The Northwest Ordinance: Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3622].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3622].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - The Three-Fifths Compromise Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - The Three-Fifths Compromise: Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3645].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3645].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3645].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3645].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - The Northwest Ordinance Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 26 - The Great Compromise Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 27 - The Great Compromise Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 28 - Whiskey Rebellion Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 29 - Articles of Confederation & Shays' Rebellion Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - Henry Clay Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Transportation Revolution Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Benjamin Banneker Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Benjamin Banneker: Biography, Facts & Inventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 34 - Benjamin Banneker Activities
Lesson 35 - Benjamin Banneker Activities for Kids
Lesson 36 - Spanish Missions in Texas Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - California Missions Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - California Missions: History & Locations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[451957].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[451957].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[451957].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[451957].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 39 - The Articles of Confederation, the Northwest Ordinance & Shays' Rebellion Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - The Making of a New Nation (1776-1800) Activities for High School
Lesson 41 - North American Exploration Activities for High School
Lesson 42 - The Virginia Dynasty (1801-1825) Activities for High School
Lesson 43 - Election of 1800 Lesson Plan
Lesson 44 - Lewis and Clark Lesson Plan
Lesson 45 - Shays' Rebellion Lesson Plan
Lesson 46 - California Gold Rush Project Ideas
Lesson 47 - Missouri Compromise Lesson Plan for Middle School
Lesson 48 - Lewis and Clark Expedition Activities
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Ch 2. War of 1812 & Monroe Doctrine Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[357421].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - War of 1812: Causes & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Battle of New Orleans Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - The Battle of New Orleans: Summary, Significance & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - War of 1812 Activities
Lesson 5 - War of 1812 Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 6 - Era of Good Feelings Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - James Madison After the War of 1812: The Era of Good Feelings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1424].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1424].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1424].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1424].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - James Monroe Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - James Monroe's Presidency: The Monroe Doctrine Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1425].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1425].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1425].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1425].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Monroe Doctrine: Definition, Purpose & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Monroe Doctrine Lesson Plan for Middle School
Lesson 12 - Monroe Doctrine Lesson for Kids: Summary & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[307963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[307963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[307963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[307963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Monroe Doctrine Activities
Lesson 14 - Monroe Doctrine Activities for Kids
Lesson 15 - John Quincy Adams Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - John Quincy Adams as President: Facts & Accomplishments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4411].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4411].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4411].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4411].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - President John Quincy Adams and the Election of 1824 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Erie Canal Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Erie Canal: Definition, History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15648].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15648].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15648].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15648].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Erie Canal Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 21 - Second Great Awakening Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - The Second Great Awakening: Charles Finney and Religious Revival Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - Monroe Doctrine Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - War of 1812 Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - War of 1812 Lesson Plan for Middle School
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Ch 3. Manifest Destiny & Westward Expansion Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[159661].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - President Andrew Jackson and the Age of the Common Man Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Jacksonian Democracy Activities & Games
Lesson 3 - Manifest Destiny: Definition, Summary and Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Louisiana Purchase of 1803: Summary, Facts & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9261].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9261].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9261].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9261].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Oregon Trail: Westward Migration to the Pacific Ocean Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1450].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1450].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1450].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1450].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - California Gold Rush Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Election of 1848 and the California Gold Rush Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1455].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1455].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Texas Revolution Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - The Texas Revolution: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[101732].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[101732].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[101732].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[101732].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Davy Crockett Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Who Was Davy Crockett? - Biography & Death at the Alamo Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Paul Bunyan Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Paul Bunyan: Story & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - What is a Tall Tale? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Steam Engine Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Steam Engine Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Panic of 1837 Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Panic of 1837: Causes & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4434].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4434].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4434].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4434].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Election of 1828 Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Presidential Election of 1828: Issues, Candidates & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Klondike Gold Rush Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Klondike Gold Rush: Facts, History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59045].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59045].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59045].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59045].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - The Donner Party Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - The Donner Party: Facts & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142612].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142612].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142612].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142612].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - Westward Expansion Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Westward Expansion: The Homestead Act of 1862 & the Frontier Thesis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 27 - Debating Westward Expansion Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Homestead Act Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - What is the Homestead Act of 1862? - Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4498].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4498].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4498].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4498].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 30 - Wild West Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 31 - Wild West Facts: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[205309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[205309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[205309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[205309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 32 - Manifest Destiny Activities
Lesson 33 - Manifest Destiny Activities for Kids
Lesson 34 - California Gold Rush Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 35 - Whitman Massacre Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Whitman Massacre: Timeline & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[343129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[343129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 37 - Gold Rush Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - The American West Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - The American West: History & Settlement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420787].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420787].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420787].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420787].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 40 - Covered Wagon Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Covered Wagons: Definition, Types & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427813].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427813].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427813].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427813].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 42 - Andrew Jackson vs. the Whig Party Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Andrew Jackson Lesson Plan
Lesson 44 - Louisiana Purchase Lesson Plan
Lesson 45 - Manifest Destiny Lesson Plan
Lesson 46 - Manifest Destiny Project Ideas
Lesson 47 - Oregon Trail Lesson Plan
Lesson 48 - Texas Annexation Lesson Plan
Lesson 49 - Westward Expansion Project Ideas
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Ch 4. Native Americans in the 1800s: History Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[272259].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Chief Joseph Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Chief Joseph the Elder of the Nez Perce: History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4364].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4364].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4364].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4364].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Sitting Bull Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Sitting Bull: Facts, History & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4465].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4465].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4465].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4465].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Indian Removal Act Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Indian Removal Act of 1830: Summary, Timeline & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Was the Trail of Tears? - Facts, History & Route Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Trail of Tears Activities for Kids
Lesson 9 - Sand Creek Massacre Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Sand Creek & the Red River War: American Indian Wars Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45082].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45082].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45082].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45082].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Buffalo Soldiers Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Buffalo Soldiers: History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4359].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4359].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4359].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4359].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Great Plains Indians Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Sioux Indian Tribe: History, Facts & Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6242].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6242].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6242].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6242].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Native American Cultures of the Plains Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55057].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55057].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Wounded Knee Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Massacre at Wounded Knee: Summary & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4421].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4421].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4421].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4421].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Ghost Dance at Wounded Knee: Definition & Ceremony Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4400].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4400].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4400].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4400].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Iroquois League Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - The Iroquois League: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3596].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3596].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 21 - Iroquois Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 22 - Ojibwe Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - Ojibwe Tribe Lesson for Kids: Culture & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - Native American Math Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Native American Mathematics: History & Mathematicians Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353805].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353805].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353805].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353805].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 26 - Trail of Tears Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - The Trail of Tears Lesson Plan for High School
Lesson 28 - Trail Of Tears Discussion Questions
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Lesson 2 - The Alamo Lesson Plan
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Lesson 4 - Texas Independence Lesson Plan
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Lesson 6 - Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Lesson Plan
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Lesson 8 - The Alamo Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 9 - Battle of the Alamo Activities for Kids
Lesson 10 - Mexican-American War Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Missouri Compromise Lesson Plan
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Lesson 3 - Missouri Compromise Map Activities
Lesson 4 - Sectionalism Lesson Plan
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Lesson 6 - Cotton Gin Lesson Plan
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Lesson 9 - Kansas-Nebraska Act Lesson Plan
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Lesson 11 - Bleeding Kansas Lesson Plan
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Lesson 18 - Declaration of Sentiments Lesson Plan
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Lesson 20 - Declaration of Sentiments Lesson Plan for Elementary School
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Lesson 22 - Mexican-American War Activities
Lesson 23 - Pony Express Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 24 - Compromise of 1850 Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - The North & South Before the Civil War Lesson Plan for Elementary School
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Lesson 27 - Nullification Crisis Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Debate Over States' Rights Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Economic Expansion in the 1800s Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - Society & Economy of the Antebellum South Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Sectional Crisis (1850-1861) Activities for High School
Lesson 32 - Dred Scott Lesson Plan

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