Simulation - Oregon Trail
Students, in groups, research and write a newspaper article that explores daily life along the Oregon Trail in the mid-1800's. They compare life in the 1800's to their own lives.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 8 Views 21 Downloads
Westward Expansion in the Garden
What an exceptional hands-on experience for learning about the period of Westward Expansion in the United States! Learners are divided into groups and embark on one of three "trails" to learn about the challenges early pioneers...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable