Unit 3A:

Building a Nation

Themes: Citizenship, Environment, Economic Systems, Constitutional Principles
10 days

As the nation expanded from sea to shining sea and exerted itself further on the global stage, growing sectional tensions—especially over slavery, the balance between states rights and federal power, and economic governance—resulted in political and constitutional crises. These ultimately culminated in the United States Civil War.

Unit Outline

23 Components


End of Unit Assessments See 2 itemsHide 2 items

Unit Vocabulary See 4 itemsHide 4 items

Building Context See 3 itemsHide 3 items

Manifest Destiny See 6 itemsHide 6 items

Nationalism in the early 1800's See 2 itemsHide 2 items

Social Movements of the early 1800's: Abolition and Women's rights See 5 itemsHide 5 items

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