American History 8


In concluding our study of the transformation of the West, we will be investigating the effects of the land rush and the migration of farmers pouring into the territory. We'll look at their struggles and new agricultural methods and inventions, as well as their political involvement, that will lead to their success.

Journal entries: We will be completing journal pages on the farming industries and the title page.

Homework: Completing journal pages

Assessment: Our test on chapter 17 will be answering the chapter's essential question in an essay. In class, we will be working on using the focus questions to support our conclusions.