Trails West

Museum Teacher Program 

Trails West 

Students will determine how and why people traveled along six western trails across the American West during the mid-1800 by using maps and replica artifacts.  

If you are registering several classes, please make a separate reservation for each class (of up to 35 students) per program.

Click here to sign-up for a museum teacher program: MUSEUM TEACHER PROGRAM SIGN-UP


Standards 

CA HSS 4.3.2 
CA HSS 5.8.1 
CA HSS 5.8.2  
CA HSS 5.8.3 
CA HSS 5.8.4 


Field Trip Resources 

Field Trip Pre-Lesson: Trails West Map Analysis

Field Trip Post-Lesson: Six Trails West


Links to Associated Resources 


Educational Programs at the Autry are sponsored by:

PHYLLIS H. BARBATO • MOLLY AND NEAL H. BROCKMEYER • FRANK H. COUNTNER AND SUSAN L. COUNTNER • DWIGHT STUART YOUTH FUND • EDISON INTERNATIONAL • DAVID F. EISENBERG • GEORGINA-FREDRICK CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION • THE KENNETH T. AND EILEEN L. NORRIS FOUNDATION • MAX H. GLUCK FOUNDATION • CHRISTY AND STEVE MCAVOY • ANN C. RONUS AND ROBERT E. RONUS • THE STEINMETZ FOUNDATION • VIRGINIA F. STEVENSON • UNION BANK • U.S. BANK