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Moving West

Students research the Westward Movement and struggles encountered by the pioneers as they moved from Nebraska, Westward along the Oregon Trail. For this Westward Expansion lesson, students read an Oregon Trail poem and visit 5 different learning centers aimed at having students feel what pioneer life was like.

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Resource Details

Grade
1st - 5th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Simulation
Year
2004
Usage Permissions
Fine Print