Mexican Cession (Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo)
Describe events that led to Arizona becoming a possession of the United States:
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Discuss the experiences (e.g., leaving homeland, facing unknown challenges) of the pioneers as they journeyed west to settle new lands.
Identify major westward migration routes of the 19th Century.
Identify reasons (e.g., economic opportunities, forced removal) why people in the United States moved westward to territories or unclaimed lands.
communication (e.g., Pony Express, telegraph)
Discuss the effects (e.g., loss of land, depletion of the buffalo, establishment of reservations, government boarding schools) of Westward Expansion on Native Americans.