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Fifth graders travel along exploring the expeditions of John F. Fremont. For this Westward expansion lesson, 5th graders gain understanding of the events that shaped the west through the use of maps. Students use mapping skills to describe changes in Nevada. Students practice note-taking skills by participating in a round robin activity. Students gather their notes and make an oral presentation.