3/7/17 – Manifest Destiny


  • Do Now
  • Good News
  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • Manifest Destiny Primary Source
  • Wrap Up

I Can:

  • Interpret primary sources
  • Explain American opinions on westward expansion


  • Read page 296-301; answer questions 1-5 on page 301 Due Thursday

Vocabulary Words:

  • canal, turnpike, lock, capital, capitalism, patent, census, sectionalism, monopoly, interstate commerce

Day in Review:

We began class by defining our key vocabulary words for the week. We then completed a worksheet discussing the idea of rights and responsibilities and how they are different. We then completed a discussion on the idea of Manifest Destiny before looking at some primary sources dealing with westward expansion.

Assignments and Resources:


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