Students will learn about six western trails people took when traveling across the American West during the mid-1800s by
- analyzing objects from the Autry Museum
- interacting with presenters in chat boxes and polls and
- documenting what they learned in guided student response sheets provided by the Autry
Start Date: January 23, 2023
End Date: May 22, 2023
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
1:00 pm.. - 2:00 p.m.
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The Trails West webinar will introduce students to six of the western trails that people took when traveling across the American West during the mid-1800s. Students will discover how and why people traveled to the American West as they learn about each of these trails. Ideal for students in upper elementary grade levels.
Webinar Pre-Lesson: Trails West Map Analysis
Webinar 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