The Oregon Trail

jeff friesen, manifest destiny, oregon, oregon trail, west, westward movement

Jeff's lesson is designed to give students an idea of what was involved in making the journey to Oregon by way of the Oregon Trail. Students will learn what was needed to make the trip, hardships encountered and hopefully an appreciation for the toughness of the people who made the trip.

Lesson Plan - Word / PDF
Oregon Trail Notes - Word / PDF
Oregon Trail Rubric - Word / PDF
Oregon Trail Search Terms - Word / PDF