Primary Sources:

Pioneers captured and killed by Natives:
http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ga/topic/indian/settlers/thestories.htm
1. Pick two of the stories of the pioneers and summarize the events in complete sentences. (each story is seperated by lines)
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The Cattlemen: download document
Scroll down document until it says: Cattlemen Worksheet #1
2. How many head of big steers in the band?
3. What did the big steer that stood far out on the mesa beyond the herd do?
4. How many died (cowboys, horses, livestock)?

The Homesteaders: download document

5. Why did the author think this was a positive environment for women?


Secondary Sources:

War with Mexico Timeline
http://www.pbs.org/kera/usmexicanwar/timeline_flash.html
Start with the 1819 date on the timeline and pick any five events to summarize below.
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11. go to PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/goldrush/sfeature/game.html
Play game


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