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Railroads across the Country

Students see how to read and trace transcontinental routes on a nineteenth-century railroad map of the United States. They identify their home city or a nearby city on the core map and explain how railroads helped travelers back in the 1800's.

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Grade
K - 2nd
Subjects
Social Studies & History
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategy
Research
Included Materials
  • Worksheet

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