West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards
WV.SS.5. Fifth Grade Standards
SS.5.13. Explain the social and economic effects of Westward Expansion on Native Americans, including changes in federal policies, armed conflicts, opposing views concerning land ownership and Native American displacement.
SS.5.22. Demonstrate an understanding of the advances in transportation and its effect on Western Expansion.
SS.5.22.b. Compare and contrast conflicts between various groups in the West (e.g., miners, ranchers, cowboys, Native Americans, Mexican Americans and European and Asian immigrants, etc.).