Help clarify the nature of symbols for your students as they study the Statue of Liberty, complete research on a national symbol, and use their research to communicate a message of their own.
Students compare imagined travel experiences of their own with the actual experiences of 19th-century pioneers.
Students examine photographs of sod houses, build a model sod house, and picture themselves living in a soddie to gain a firsthand perspective on this important period of American history.
Work with primary documents and latter-day photographs to recapture the experience of traveling on the Oregon Trail.
Spend a day with a model American family and the photographer who molded our view of their lives.