Expanding The American Nation: Life on the Frontier Video

Video title: Life on the Frontier

Watch this Elementary American History video entitled Life on the Frontier to study how frontier families guarded against a host of dangers, including hostile Native Americans, claim jumpers, thieves and outlaws.

Learn how the frontier families guarded against a host of dangers, including hostile Native Americans, claim jumpers, thieves and outlaws. Discover what life was like on the frontier and the different tasks that the men, women and children had to do.

 

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Expanding The American Nation: Life on the Frontier Video. Learning Objectives for this video:

  • The Frontier Life. Learn about Life on the Frontier. Witness the pioneer life and experience America's growth from a fledgling republic into a proud nation spanning the continent.
  • See how the War of 1812, the Louisiana Purchase, and the Monroe Doctrine led to international respect and a surge of nationalism.
  • Trace the westward movement into the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys and the struggles with Native Americans over land.
  • Examine the ways that the acquisitions of Florida, Texas, Oregon, California, and the Southwest aggravated the slavery issue.
  • Learn how frontier families guarded against a host of dangers, including hostile Native Americans, claim jumpers, thieves, and outlaws.
  • Discover the many benefits of using online video for visual learning. Educational video for teaching the K-12 curriculum provides online learning for children and students of all ages and abilities. Using subtitled video - or video with closed captions - enables children to choose between watching, listening to, or reading each presentation whichever best suites their individual learning style. A wonderful option particularly for dyslexia and special needs education.

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