Area 3: Native People in a Changing West
Question: How did expanding westward affect tensions within different regions of the U.S.?
Lesson Plan Developed By
Emily Petty, Arapahoe Elementary School
- Students can describe symbols that represent different cultures.
- Students can compare and contrast the symbolism used for different cultures.
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One 45-minute class period
2 sheets of Construction Paper
Reading on Arapaho and U.S. flags
Handout on Arapaho symbols and their meanings