Category - Westward Expansion

FUN Pony Express Lesson for Kids

Kids will have fun learning about history with this fun, hands on pony express lesson for kids that includes a clever activities like panning for gold, transcontinental railroad craft, free...

Oregon Trail History for Kids

We are continuing in our history unit on westward expansion for kids. Today we are exploring the Oregon Trail for kids. We made a salt dough map, a covered wagon, crackers, and tried line dancing as...

Oregon Trail Skip Counting Game

Students will love practicing counting by 1s, 2s, 3s, 4s, 5s, and 10s in this fun Oregon Tail themed file folder game. This goes great with our hands on homeschool history unit – Westward...

Wild West Worksheets for Kids

In our homeschool we are about to start studying the Westward expansion in American History. To allow younger kiddos to play and learn along with us I created these FREE Wild West Worksheets for Kids...