The wagons on the Oregon Trail were packed full of everything from basic necessities to a family's most treasured possessions. Excellent illustration to use for notebooking Landmark History (Boorstin) chapter
Are you looking for a meaningful way to integrate writing in your social studies classroom? Try historical journals! A great way to integrate narrative writing and history! Instead of pioneer journals maybe American Revolution journals or titanic journals
Oregon National Historic Trail, Missouri to Oregon - The “Oregon Trail” in Sweetwater County (and much of Wyoming) is actually four National Historic Trails in one corridor— Oregon, Mormon Pioneer, California and Pony Express.
Oregon Trail Simulation Activity – Become a traveler!
State History Activities- Oregon Trail Simulation Activity With this we will do a Oregon Trail Unit of Study where students will actually go on the "Oregon Trail" in our class. They will be writing a daily journal and will have to keep track of supplies.