98 trail of tears

Trail of Tears

Historic Events
  • High Int – Adv
  • 2–2.5 hours
  • 5

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

Lesson Audio
Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • homonyms
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • advocate
  • presence
  • authorize
  • ancestral
  • sovereign
  • invalid
  • justify
  • inevitable
  • militia
  • the elements
  • migration
  • betrayal
Grammar
  • homonyms