Expansion Across Regions

This lesson will introduce the regions of the United States according to the United States Landform Regions in the South Carolina: an Atlas. After a brief introduction to the regions, we will discuss the westward expansion that occurred in 1775-1785. This lesson will teach students the motives for westward expansion, the contributions of Daniel Boone, and the hardships the settler moving westward faced.

Valerie Butler
Organization Affiliation
South Carolina Geographic Alliance
50-60 minutes
Grade Level