There's No Place Like Home

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  • Aug 13 2010 8:20 AM

    Cort Mitchell

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team.  Lesson deals with life in the West in the 1800s.

  • Aug 8 2010 6:39 AM

    Teresa Tindill

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team.

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This Xpeditions lesson uses children's literature and maps to explore reasons for past and present settlement. Students give various reasons people in the past or present have chosen to settle and live in different regions of the United States. They also complete a map that traces a migration route of a pioneer family by using information from children's literature or from historical records.

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    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: Geography, United States History, English-Language Arts, Literature, History-Social Science

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