The Nation Expands 1790-1860

Chapters 12-15

New Movements in America

Chapter 14 sections:
Section 1 Immigrants and Urban Life
Section 2 American Arts
Section 3 Reforming Society
Section 4 The Movement to End Slavery
Section 5 Women's Rights

Activity:

Vocabulary list

The Nation Expands Timeline Notes: covers chapters 12, 13, 14


Movies
The Presidents of the United States, Episode 3 1849-1865
---Zachary Taylor (1849-50), Millard Fillmore (1850-53), Franklin Pierce (1853-57), James Buchanan (1857-61),
---Abraham Lincoln (1861-65)

Web Sties:
The Rise of Unions
Women's Rights(National women's history museum)
Women's Suffrage Timeline
(National women's history museum)
Women's Rights (US History.org)
Women's Rights Movement in the US (Inforplease)
First U.S. Women's Rights Movement (1800's)
Women's Rights Before the Civil War
Social Studies Help Center Site Map: scroll down through the topics to the one you want

The Nation Expands Unit Test (chapters 12-14): use the chapter PowerPoint presentations to review. These are an excellent guide to all the basics covered. Chapter 15 which covers the causes of the Civil War, will be included with the Civil War Unit coming next.
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