By the completion of this project, the students should have a complete understanding of the Trail of Tears. They should understand the components of this topic, such as:

          * How did this event occur?

*Who did the Trail of Tears affect?

*Where and when did this movement take place?

*What did this removal cause?

*What was the reaction of the people?

*Why this is such a regretful part in our history?

Students should be able to understand the important factors on this topic. They should learn about this painstaking event in American history.