In this common core standards-based project, students create a tri-fold pamphlet introducing travelers to life in the West through the lens of their choice. Options include but aren't limited to: the Oregon Trail, Mountain Men, Pioneer Women, and Missionaries. The purpose if for students to add to their existing knowledge and demonstrate what they know about life in the West by researching and creating a creative travel guide.
Each panel in the brochure illustrates a different aspect of life in the West and options for those include but aren't limited to: dos and don'ts, opportunities, sights to see, and people to know.
Directions provide a guide for choosing a focus and page topics. A rubric is also included as well as a works cited template.
.doc and .pdf versions of the file are included in this .zip package.
*I used fonts called "CM Old Western" and "A little sunshine" that are available to download for free on dafont.com