Grade 8: Andrew Jackson's Legacy
Aligns to the TEKS Resource System, Unit 6, Age of Jackson - Democracy Expands 1820s-1830s
With these resources, students will study populism and how the presidency of Andrew Jackson impacted the division between the classes as well as between rural and urban societies. This was also a profoundly negative change for the American Indians as they were resettled to make way for westward expansion.
Each set includes the following instructional materials:
- Instructional Guide: Provides teachers guidance of how they may use the resources included in each text set.
- Graphic Cards: Supplements the books for students to explore the vocabulary, essential questions, and TEKS more deeply.
- Task Cards: Present questions or statements aligned to the ELAR TEKS for students to respond to the reading they have completed.
- Primary Source: Encourage students to seek better understanding through research.