This product contains a PowerPoint presentation and a corresponding note taker to teach students about the Oregon Trail. The PowerPoint talks about why people traveled west, all about the Oregon Trail's length and location. It also talks about important people that traveled on the Oregon Trail. It introduces students to wagon trains. It also discusses the treaty that James Polk signed with Britain to set the border between western United States and Canada and establish the Oregon Territory.
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- Kara Lee