FREE Westward Expansion Unit Study

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This Westward Expansion Unity Study about pioneers and the Westward Expansion is full, fun and meaningful. It is literature-rich and includes a good amount of project-based learning. The unit study is thorough and chronological for your upper elementary and middle school homeschooler. It includes reading for research with notebooking, timeline and map work, reading for […]

FREE Pioneer Printables

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Young students that are studying America’s pioneering days will love these free Pioneer Printables. The activities that accompany these printables will have your child enjoying tasks such as using scissors, counting change, lacing, and more!Click here to download your free printables! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning […]

DIY Pioneer Journals

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Stop the presses! Is this the cutest thing or what? We’re not studying the pioneering days this year in our homeschool, but I sure am tempted to find a way to wriggle one of these journals in!Perfect for getting your kids glued to the subject material, this DIY Pioneer Journal incorporates crafts, creative writing, and […]

FREE Farmer Boy Mini-Unit Study

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Both boys and girls alike love the Little House on the Prairie series. I find it easy to get sucked into their world of simplicity and fortitude. This free unit study is perfect for introducing your children to Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder. These are fun activities that are especially fun and will bring […]

20 Lost Pioneer Recipes from American History

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You can liven up your student’s study on American History with these 20 Lost Pioneer Recipes. They’re obviously created with food and supplies that were on hand at the time; and although they won’t appeal to modern tastes, they are edible even by most of today’s standards. Reading the recipes will make for interesting conversation, but making a […]

Free American Girl Kirsten Pioneer Unit Study with Printables

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This unit study is for all the little ladies that love American Girl’s Kirsten! Three week’s worth of studies – vocabulary lists, coloring pages, copy work, loads of history, and more – will keep you busy exploring the world of the Pioneers!Click here to download your free printables! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save […]

FREE American history activities!!

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Author Susan Kilbride has written some FREE American history activities to go along with the books in her Our America chapter book series (Ages 10-13). These activities can be used with any American history unit. Click on this link to go to the page on her website that has the free activities and information about her […]