Going West

Teacher: Melisa Smith

Age of Students: 7-11

Class Fee: $13

Length: 1 Semester

Prerequisites: None

Class Description:

Come join us as we look into a time when American settlers and pioneers were moving west. We will cover topics such as mountain men and trappers, wagons and wagon trains, life on the trail, life on the frontier, animals on the prairie, danger on the prairie, prairie fires, cooking on the prairie, pioneer toys, Lewis and Clark, the Louisiana Purchase, Oregon Trial, Santa Fe Trail. We will make a covered wagon, a quill pen, and more!

Required Materials:

pencil, colored pencils, folder, glue stick, spiral notebook