This collection of three webquests provides a comprehensive look at the expansion of the United States into the wild west.
The first Webquest covers Westward Expansion.
The second WebQuest covers the Homestead Act and the land rush.
The third WebQuest covers The California Golf Rush.
From sooners to forty-niners, your students will read and learn about the exciting time when land acquisition and population were growing at a rapid pace.
There are a number of activities for differentiated instruction based on the needs of your class.
The students gain factual information while learning to read for information and using research skills.
An answer key is provided.
For more information on westward expansion, check the following WebQuest
A Collection of 3 WebQuests -Lewis and Clark on The trail with Sacagawea
For a preview of all my WebQuests, click on the following link
Mrs. Mc's WebQuests