Studying westward expansion? Here's a great activity for you to complete with your students or grade level!
Students are deeply engaged as they complete the building of the transcontinental railroad as railroad workers. Students get task cards, worker profiles, and some even experience the hardships of the workers with death cards. Students will feel like they are building the railroad back during westward expansion.
This packet includes;
worker profile cards
how to guide
set up map and more!