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Teaching The Expanding Republic and the War of 1812

The Expanding Republic and the War of 1812

After the American forces were beaten at Frenchtown, able-bodied prisoners were led away by British troops; the American wounded were left under the charge of the First Nations warriors.

USHistory.org

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Why could the War of 1812 be called the Second War for American Independence?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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