To become familiar with the people and events involved in the settlement of the Great Plains and Rocky Mountain region.
Students will learn about the "last frontier" while reading through a series of 50 sentences and filling in missing words, names, and terms. An answer list is provided. You can decide whether to make this activity a contest, game, or exercise for individuals.
Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment.