American Experience:We Shall Remain


Subjects: Civics, History, Social Studies
Grade Levels: 6-8, 9-12
Source: PBS

Five-part mini-series spans 300 years and tells the story of pivotal moments in U.S. history from the Native American perspective. (1:30) (cc) (YEAR)

Trail of Tears – Despite decades of struggle to keep their land, in 1838 thousands of Cherokee were forced from their homes in the southeastern United States and driven to Oklahoma. More than 4,000 died of disease and starvation along the way.

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