We found 344 resources with the concept the american west
Myth of the West: Lonely But Free I’ll Be Found
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewTumbling tumbleweeds! Scholars work with video clips, primary and secondary documents, and song lyrics to uncover life in the Old West. They examine song's lyrics to uncover myths told in the 1930s about life in the Wild West.
Using Primary Sources: The Rogue's Gallery
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat would be in your life's scrapbook? Scholars use short video clips, primary and secondary documents, and photos to investigate a 1909 scrapbook. They analyze and uncover what the Rogue Book tells them about the past in Western...
Westward Expansion: Image and Reality
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
As your young historians study Westward Expansion, practice in-depth primary source analysis with the documents and guidelines presented in this resource. They will examine a lithograph and excerpts from two letters written by a Nebraska...
Stamp Stories of Westward Expansion
4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
What a fantastic project idea for discussing not only the history of America's expansion into the West, but for reviewing any major unit of history in your class. Pupils build stamp collections to visually represent themes of the unit,...