Includes Eight 1-Page Reading Passages covering the Homestead Act, Sod Homes, Dangers and Hardships, Schools and Schoolmasters. Includes 8 pages of Comprehension Questions, Classroom Activities, 36 Bingo Cards, 24 Word and Clue Cards, Graphic Organizers, and Teacher's Key. Great for Substitute Teachers!
Life as a pioneer was very demanding with many factors contributing to the hardships and dangers they faced. This bundled product contains informational text and fun activities for your unit on the Early American Pioneers.
This bundle includes my three Early American Pioneers products:
Wild, Wild West Careers: Pioneers
Bundle: Reading Comprehension - Pioneers
Bingo - Early American Pioneers
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This product is perfect for SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for CLOSE READING with any non-fiction graphic organizer. THIS LESSON INCLUDES READING PASSAGES, COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS, TEACHER’S KEY, CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES, BINGO CARDS AND CLUES, AND NON-FICTION GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS.
8 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• The Homestead Act
• Sod Homes and Log Cabins
• Pioneer Dangers and Hardships: Weather
• Dangers and Hardships: Insects and Disease
• Pioneers: Life and Chores on the Prairie
• A Demanding Life
• Pioneer Schools
• Teachers: Schoolmasters and Schoolmistresses
• Rules for Teachers – 1800s
This Bundle also includes BINGO Cards and Clues:
BINGO is a fun way to review new concepts and vocabulary words. The words in this BINGO set relate to the topic and makes the perfect review for the pages of informational text that are included in this product. Great for use by Substitute Teachers!
36 Unique Bingo Cards (18 pages with two cards per sheet)
The Caller’s Tracking Sheet
24 Calling Cards Containing Words and Clues
This BUNDLE includes the following CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES:
Try Some Pioneer Games!
Compare School Eras
Play True/False Review Game
Wash Some Clothes – The Old Fashioned Way!
Analyze Some Pioneer Songs!
Have a Spelling Bee!
Memorize Some Poetry!
Pioneer Activity Suggestions
I have also included Non-Fiction Graphic Organizers and a suggested reading list.
Please note:The terms “homesteader” and “pioneer” are often used interchangeably. In the “Wild West” lesson plans “homesteader” refers to those settlers traveling west to claim a homestead; the term “pioneer” refers to those who have actually settled on the frontier. Download the preview to get a feel for my writing style as well as the detailed description of the activities!
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WILD WILD WEST CAREER LESSON PLANS
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BUNDLED PRODUCTS: (These Products include the "Careers Lesson Plan, the Related Reading Comprehension Product, and the Related Bingo Product):
BUNDLE - Early American Pioneers
BUNDLE - Outlaws and Lawmen of the Wild West
BUNDLE - Transcontinental Railroad
BUNDLE - Cowboys and the Cattle Drive of the Wild West
BUNDLE - Indian Wars: Little Bighorn, Wounded Knee and George Custer
BUNDLE - California Gold Rush