How Can We Make This Unit Even More Fun?
Acting out the pioneers experiences and using interactive notebooks are both helpful.
Add replicas and other items inside of a box for students to explore. They can write about their findings and "touch" the past.
Interactive notebooks are also fun.Click here to access a westward expansion interactive notebook.
(*Many sources have stated that water was not sold for $100 a cup, but prices along the pioneer trails were high for items.)