Where is the Trail? The Journey of Lewis and Clark

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will trace the journey of Lewis and Clark on a current map of the United States. Students will then chart one of their own journeys and examine the similarities and differences.
Author: 
Sheila Nice
Grade Range: 
5
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
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Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
17: How to apply geography to interpret the past