Middle School Social Studies / 8th Grade
Whose Manifest Destiny?
What are the untold stories of Westward Expansion?
Students learn untold and lesser told stories of Westward Expansion. They then create a graphic short story to teach those stories to younger students.
Key content: Westward Expansion through multiple perspectives.
Unit length: 6 Weeks
Each social studies unit is aligned to the Common Core and C3 Framework for Social Studies State Standards.
”"This isn't the same old, same old history. I'm learning about things that matter to me."Ruby, Student