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Trail of Tears

Historic Events

High Int – Adv

In this lesson, students read about the Indian removal era and the Cherokee Trail of Tears. Students also review different types of homonyms.

Vocabulary
  • advocate
  • presence
  • authorize
  • ancestral
  • sovereign
  • invalid
  • justify
  • inevitable
  • militia
  • the elements
  • migration
  • betrayal
Grammar
  • homonyms
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • homonyms
  • discussion questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Artist's Note(Reference)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Usage Note(Reference)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Multiple-Choice)
  • Grammar Review(Reference)
  • Grammar Practice(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)