Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Fifth Grade. Westward Expansion

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Arkansas Standards

AR.C. Civics
C.5. Citizenship: Students shall develop an understanding of how to participate, develop, and use the skills necessary for effective citizenship.
C.5.5.3. Roots of Democracy: Identify the significance of the following individuals in establishing the government of the United States: John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, John Marshall, James Madison, and George Washington.
AR.H. History
H.6. History: Students shall analyze significant ideas, events, and people in world, national, state, and local history and how they affect change over time.
H.6.5.24. Movement: Explain how westward expansion contributed to the growth of the United States (e.g., Wilderness Road, Louisiana Purchase, Gadsden Purchase).
H.6.5.25. Movement: Trace the Lewis and Clark expedition and discuss its impact on the United States.