Hands-on Projects About America's Westward Expansion
Projects: covered wagon model, model of a flatboat house, twine trail journal, log cabin model, wooden pioneer ax, Native American tepee, tin can lantern, and cardboard fiddle. Directions incorporate historical notes (new words defined in glossary) and list needed tools and supplies. Suggestions for using the projects are given.
Quantities are limited.
10" x 8"
Reading level: grades 2–3. Interest level: grades K–4.