This Westward Expansion resource features 24 colorful and instructive cards with a vocabulary word and an illustrative photo on the front. On the back is a succinct definition. Keep these in a self study center to help kids learn about the period of western expansion in U.S. history.
Print on card stock and laminate to make durable flashcards. You can print these to make either double sided cards or just print to one side and use them for a matching game.
The western expansion vocabulary words covered are:
Boomtown, Bronco, Cattle Drive, Cowboy, Daniel Boone, Frontier, Ghost Town, Gold Rush, Gunslinger, Homestead, Land rush, Lewis and Clark, Log Cabin, Louisiana Purchase, Manifest Destiny, Northwest Territory, Oregon Trail, Pioneer, Pony Express, Ranch, Reservations, Stampede, Telegraph, Transcontinental , Wagon Train
Also included is a two page handout with a table of all of the vocabulary words and their definition. Good for a variety of Westward Expansion activities and games.
These Westeward Expansion flashcards are part of a suite of products with the same theme:
• Westward Expansion Word Wall
• Westward Expansion Posters