Westward Expansion..... How the US moved West...
Let your students show what they've learned about their studies of Westward Expansion by using this 8.5 x 11 poster. This poster will look great hanging outside your classroom, and parents will enjoy reading them when they are sent home.
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The Westward Expansion activity has plenty of places for students to add their own creative touches with color.
The sections for the students to fill out as a writing activity are:
*Place for their name
* Title "Westward Expansion"
*What hardships were faced along the Oregon Trail?
*What were Lewis and Clark trying to accomplish on their expedition?
*How did the transcontinental railroad change the country?
*Adjectives to describe the life of a pioneer
*Explain what the California Gold Rush was, giving info. about the people and events.
Use as a center activity or even as morning work. Use it in your classroom however you would like.
For other creative lesson ideas, click on 'elementary lesson plans' by my picture above.
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