A Soldier’s Account of the War of 1812

After exploring the history of the War of 1812, students will create a diary expressing the views of a British soldier in the war.

Essential Element #6:  The Uses of Geography

  • Influences of physical and human features on historical events.

Geographic Skill #2:  Acquiring Geographic Information

  • Locate, gather and process information from a variety of primary and secondary sources including maps.

Geographic Skill #4:  Analyzing Geographic Information

  • Use texts, photographs, and documents to observe and interpret geographic trends and relationships.