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 […]

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 […]

The Oregon Trail: FREE Unit Studies and Resources

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If you are studying about Westward Expansion in your homeschool you will love these Oregon Trail Resources!Settlers traveling west had many obstacles that they had to overcome while finding their new land to settle upon. Studying about the Oregon Trail is so fascinating. Many parents still remember the tragic deaths that could occur just by […]

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 Westward Expansion Printable

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This free Westward Expansion printable helps you explore the major points of United States history between 1783 to 1898. It includes notebooking pages with and without traceable writing, a United States elevation map, an Oregon map, and animal track cards! Click here to download your free printable! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, […]