Westward Expansion

Pre-Post Civil War

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Ages: 11 - 18
The Donner Party
From history.com, produced by History Channel
This four minute video gives an explanation of the decision making that results in the infamous Donner Party episode of the Western movement. This could be a little to coarse for some students as the five months of isolation is explained. Teacher pre... [more]
October 31, 2010 at 02:24 PM
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Ages: 7 - 18
How the Gold Rush Started
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Discover how the Gold Rush led to the creation of California and the effects of this event.
October 30, 2010 at 11:11 PM
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