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Ch 5: McDougal Littell The Americans Chapter 5: Changes on the Western Frontier

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The Changes on the Western Frontier chapter of this McDougal Littell The Americans textbook companion course helps students learn the essential American history lessons of changes on the western frontier. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Changes on the Western Frontier textbook chapter.

How it works:

  • Identify the lessons in the McDougal Littell The Americans Changes on the Western Frontier chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the western frontier topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • The Indian Wars
  • The culture of Plains Indians
  • Major battles of the Indian Wars
  • Custer's Last Stand
  • The Dawes Act of 1877
  • The age of railroads
  • The Homestead Act
  • Challenges for frontier settlers
  • Populist politics
  • The Panic of 1893

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