5 Distance Learning activities that focus on the Unit 4 Topic 1: Migration and Manifest Destiny topic as outlined by the Louisiana State Department of education.

It also includes the original Interactive and Worksheet Edition Unit 4 Topic 1 – Migration and Manifest Destiny – Part B

This version can be used in both Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams.

★★★★★TOPIC FOCUS★★★★★

These activities focus on answering the following standards and questions:

  • 4.2.1 Explain how early explorations affected the expansion of boundaries and development in the United States
  • 4.2.2 Explain the voluntary migration of people and its significance in the development of the boundaries of the United States.
  • 4.5.2 Analyze how physical characteristics of a region shape its economic development.
  • 4.5.3 Identify and explain how the physical characteristics of a region influenced human settlement.
  • What conditions enabled people to move west?
  • What motivated people to move west?
  • What were the effects of Westward Migration on Native Americans?
  • How did Westward Migration impact the borders of the United States?


● Google Slides and Microsoft PowerPoint versions of all the activities.
● Sources are digitally displayed online. (Subscription Needed)
● Teacher guides and answer documents.


  1. Migration
  2. Oregon Trail
  3. Impact of Westward Expansion
  4. Item Set (Google Forms Only)
  5. Standalone Items (Google Forms Only)