|Subject Area||US History|
|Unit of Instruction||Jackson Era|
SS.8.A.4.3 Examine the experiences and perspectives of significant individuals and
SS.8.A.4.4 Discuss the impact of westward expansion on cultural practices and
SS.8.A.4.8 Describe the influence of individuals on social and political developments
SS.8.A.4.16 Identify key ideas and influences of Jacksonian democracy
SS.8.A.4.17 Examine key events and peoples in Florida history as each impact this era
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Day 1: Students will be able to evaluate Andrew Jackson and judge whether Jackson was a tyrant or a champion of the people.
Day 2: Students will be able to explain how Florida became part of the United States.
Day 3: Students will be able to explain the effects of white settlement on native tribes.
Students will be able to give advice to those tribes on what to do.
Guided Notes using Nearpod on Andrew Jackson
Paragraph on Andrew Jackson: Tyrant or Champion of the People
Reader’s theatre: Andrew Jackson and Florida
BrainPop: Seminole Wars
Notes on the Seminole Wars and the Trail of Tears
Source Stations: Trail of Tears
Paragraph on the Trail of Tears
Paragraph on Jackson
Paragraph on Trail of Tears