Are you looking for
a way to add interest to your Westward Expansion unit? Do you need
more activities for your learning stations? “Westward Expansion
Trading Cards” is a set of 54 trading cards highlighting people,
events, locations, treaties and ideas. Print & laminate the cards to
create a standard set of playing cards. "Educational Trading Card
Games" details 3 original learning games. "Creating Educational
Trading Cards" shows teachers and students how to make their own
These trading cards are really great
for children to see pictures of that time period. I will be using
these in a center where the children will answer questions about the
Always looking for ways to do
"painless" research with my Library classes. Thanks!
Great trading cards. Thanks for the information
about making your own!
Independence (Online Activities)
Independence Web site seeks to restore Washington-on-the-Brazos and
the Convention of 1836 to their rightful place in Texas history, of
equal if not greater importance than the epic battles of 1835-36.
Through innovative and exciting Web-based technologies, the site
brings the struggle, compromise, and sacrifice of the Convention of
1836 to life. It introduces the men who founded a new nation to a
new generation of Texans.
Bingo: Westward Expansion
Fact-Filled Bingo is
a computer program sure to bring excitement to your Westward
Expansion unit. The talking robot calls out random western topics
complete with pictures and interesting facts. 40 bingo cards are
provided. Use the companion program Fact-Filled Slideshow and a
SmartBoard/projector to highlight 48 different Old West topics.
Again the talking robot does the narrating. As a bonus I’ve included
the manual “Text-to-Speech” which teaches you how to make
This is great, love it!
Can't wait to use it with students.