Assign this text to deeply engage your students!

Actively Learn provides free ELA, science, and social studies digital content—short stories, primary sources, textbook sections, science articles, novels, videos, and more—and embeds them with standards-aligned assignments to assign immediately or customize for your students.

Whether you’re looking for “The Tell-Tale Heart,” The Hate U Give, “The Gettysburg Address,” or current science articles and simulations, Actively Learn is the free go-to source to help you guide your students' growth in critical thinking all year.

Teaching Native American resistance to American Imperialism

Native American resistance to American Imperialism

Thomas Jefferson and other early American leaders talked a lot about equality, but they did not actually think everyone should be treated equally. Native Americans, African Americans, and women were not included in the concept of an American citizen. In the early 1800s, there was massive inequality between races, classes, genders, and ethnicities. Women could not vote, African Americans were enslaved, and Native Americans were removed from their homes through trickery and violence. Though the country was founded on the idea of natural rights for all men, not everyone was included in this vision.

American Yawp
americanyawp.com

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How did politics and religion affect Native American resistance movements?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.7 - Visual Information, US.04 - Expansion & Reform (1801-1861)

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2
Assign this text to your students for free!