Oregon or Bust: The Journey West Along the Oregon Trail

GeoHistory
GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will learn about the terrain, weather, and traveling conditions along the Oregon Trail. Students will practice multiplying with a decimal and finding the volume of a space.
Author: 
Gretchen Loken
Grade Range: 
5
Duration: 
1 class period
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
9: The characteristics, distribution and migration of human populations
17: How to apply geography to interpret the past