How did our country grow?
Why did people go west?
make walking sticks
What do we need and want?
Preparing to go- procuring supplies.
flower-leaf print painted tshirts
make personal flags, have a parade around our cul-de-sac
Dangers on the trail.
drama camp this week- no big craft day
Frontier forts, pony express, and communication along the trail.
make wooden flower presses or marbled paper journals
Native Americans and Westward Expansion
Day in the Life of a Wagon Train.
Children and children's chores.
make whirligigs, pioneers toys
The Gold Rush
paint silk sun catchers or plant dye play silks?
The Mormon Trail
make soap or candles?
Life in a new land.
prepare for the show on Friday, no big craft day