• "From Atlantic to Pacific, isn't Manifest Destiny...."

       Based on Chapters 11 and 12 of the Textbook
    Class Notes
    Class Activities
    Key Content 
    • U.S. Expansion
    • John O'Sullivan- "Manifest Destiny
    • Annexation of Texas
    • Mexican War

    http://www.learner.org/interactives/historymap/states.html -Map of US Expansion

    • Mexican Cession
    • Gadsden Purchase"54 , 40 or Fight!"
    • The Homestead Act
    • The Transcontinental Railroad Railroad Map
    Big Questions
    • Why did the American Government support U.S. Expansion?
    • How did the United States expand?
    • What sectional issues developed over Manifest Destiny?
    Online Resources
Last Modified on August 15, 2017