Mexican-American War 1846-1848

8th grade, bill woodward, eighth grade, mexican american war, primary sources, war

Bill's lesson focuses on the major points of the Mexican-American War. The lesson uses the PowerPoint presentation from the textbook, Creating America: A History of the United States-Beginnings Through Reconstruction. Students will use a variety of primary sources documents and will view a History International DVD titled "Mexican American War." Students will also visit the PBS web site "The U.S. - Mexican War."

Lesson Plan - PDF