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Unit 5 Westward Expansion Week Nov.1st

S8H4 Explain significant factors that affected westward expansion in Georgia between 1789 and 1840.

a. Explain reasons for the establishment of the University of Georgia, and for the westward movement of Georgia’s capitals.

b. Evaluate the impact of land policies pursued by Georgia; include the headright system, land lotteries, and the Yazoo Land Fraud.

c. Explain how technological developments, including the cotton gin and railroads, had an impact on Georgia’s growth.

d. Describe the role of William McIntosh in the removal of the Creek from Georgia.

e. Analyze how key people (John Ross, John Marshall, and Andrew Jackson) and events (Dahlonega Gold Rush and Worcester v. Georgia) led to the removal of the Cherokees from Georgia known as the Trail of Tears. 

1.Today in Georgia clip of The  Charter of University of  Georgia H4a. 10/31


2. page 543 Reading of state capitals - In IAN: List 3 facts ove the pages information-H4a 10/31

3. Land distribution: Ch.6 pg 177-178 readings - complete the questions pg 178 It is your turn 3 questions- Headright, Land lottery, Yazoo Act.

Yazoo land Fraud video below


Study Guide SS8H4 The Westward Movement

/userfiles/617/my files/study guide for ss8h5.doc?id=242160

Resources of reveiw Brain pop 

Andrew Jackson
Trail of Tears 

Westward Expansion


Vocabulary SS8H4 E Quizlet EXCEEDING THE STANDARD https://quizlet.com/230126732/write


11/9/17 Thursday 

click the blue below to complete the study packet for SS8H4 Expansion Westward. powerpoint open notes 

/userfiles/617/my files/gse ss8h4.abcde lesson.pptx?id=242215


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