Westward Expansion Learning Menu
In this student-facing resource, students will learn about events that motivated the territorial expansion of the United States. The resource is organized as a learning menu, allowing students to choose the resources they would like to explore to learn the concepts. The options include links to Nearpod presentations and interactives.
US I Standard 6.1 - Students will compare and contrast historians’ interpretations of the ideas, resources, and events that motivated the territorial expansion of the United States.
Guiding Question - What motivated settlers to move west?
1. Nearpod Lesson. This is a full Nearpod lesson. It will take approx. 45min-1 hour to complete. Please allow time to complete the entire lesson.