The US government wanted to expand America’s borders westward, but Native Americans inhabited that land. The government dealt with this by forcibly relocating many Native Americans to reservations far from their original lands.
Could anything have been done to allow settlers and Native Americans to share the lands east of the Appalachian Mountains? Why or why not?
American History 1
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.