Jackson's Indian Removal

Grade: 
8th
Lesson Topic: 

Jackson's Indian Removal

Focus Question/Lesson Description: 
How were Native Americans affected by Jacksonian Democracy? During the Age of Jackson, individual rights for white males expanded, yet at the same time, Jackson’s policies limited the rights of non-whites, including Native Americans. Includes sentence deconstruction and cause & effect strategies.
Includes Primary Sources?: 
Yes
CA Unit Content Standard: 
8.8