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Life as a Pioneer

Students examine historical documents and research why early pioneers settled on the Iowa prairie. They review maps, describe the impact of railroading, describe life in pioneer times, and identify the effects of drought, prairie fire, and locust plagues.

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Grade
5th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Included Materials
  • Project

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