Native Americans had a rough go of it, especially in the early days of America. In fact, one of America's own presidents signed a law ordering them off their land. The Trail of Tears is a fascinating, yet tragic study. If you're going to teach a unit on the Trail of Tears, our video and worksheet packet are a great addition to your curriculum. It's also a great anticipatory set to get your students engaged before your comprehensive unit. Quick, simple, and effective, our Trail of Tears song will give your students some important background knowledge combined with some great music!