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Middle School Lesson Plans

The Journey

Students use artwork to understand challenges faced and strategies employed in the U.S.-Indian Treaty process.

Topics Covered:

  • U.S.-Indian Treaties
  • Territorial Washington
  • Biographies
  • Native Americans
  • EuroAmerican settlement

Standards met:

  • History
  • Geography
  • Reading
  • Arts

Elementary School Lesson Plans

Native American Life before the Treaties