The Old West
In this literacy instructional activity, students look for the words that are related to the concept of the Old West. The skill of spelling is emphasized.
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Bill Pickett, Bulldoggin' Cowboy
Who was Bill Picket? Interested readers work through an informational passage to find out about a famous "bulldogger" from the old West. They answer several reading comprehension questions and use a seven step process to decode new...
3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Bad News for Outlaws Reinforcing Activity
Fourth graders contemplate literary character stereotypes after reading the biography of a black cowboy. In this multicultural literacy lesson, 4th graders listen to the book Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves by...
4th Social Studies & History
Riding a Stagecoach in the 19th Century
Students research the differences between traveling on a stagecoach and wagon trail in the 19th century. In this historical lesson, students discover the uses of stagecoaches and wagon trails in the 19th century, then decide which one...
4th - 5th English Language Arts