In 1803, the United States purchased the Louisiana Territory from France. This began the great western movement of the 1800s. Half a million people took a risk and headed west, searching for land and adventure.
They were the American Pioneers.
We’ve developed a guide for you to use as you study the Pioneers of the American Frontier. Use it as a way to record what you are learning or as a springboard to direct your learning. If you have young teens, consider letting them take the lead completing the guide, fostering independent learning.
Subscriber Freebie – Exploring the American Pioneers
We’re offering this 20 page American Pioneer Notebooking Unit as a thank you to all of our wonderful subscribers.
In it, you and your teen will find sections for:
- Mapping the Trail
- Famous Pioneers
- Government Influences
- Discussion Questions
- Drawing Pioneer Life
- Let’s Cook
- Let’s Create
- Let’s Play
It’s our hope that by using our guide, your study of the American Pioneers is easy, engaging and memorable!
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