Two plus pages of informational reading on the purpose and facts of the Pony Express, the riders, the horses, and the route. The text includes some interesting stories.
This is one of 14 lessons that are bundled and discounted in the Expansion - Inventions - Technology Unit
A multiple-choice assessment
An answer key
Free, additional interactive web-based activities: Reading-SocialStudiesSolutions.com
Aligned with Common Core standards
License to copy print materials is permitted for the classes of one teacher.