Transportation Across the American West

Webinar 

Students will learn about the various methods of transportation—historical and contemporary—used across the American West 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 

Description 

From Native communities who travel over land and water, to the great cattle drives, to planes, trains, and automobiles, the West has been, is, and will continue to be a place of travel and movement. Students will learn about the various methods of transportation—historical and contemporary—used across the American West. Ideal for students in upper elementary grade levels. 


  • Tuesdays 9-9:45 a.m. PST 

  • Thursdays 10:30-11:15 a.m. PST  

Click on the link to sign up for the Webinar:  Transportation Webinar Sign Up


Standards 

CA HSS: 4.4.1 
CA HSS: 4.4.9 
CA HSS: 5.8  


Webinar Resources 

Student Response Sheet: Transportation Webinar Student Response Sheet

Webinar Pre-Lesson: Transportation Webinar Pre-Lesson; Transportation Pre-Lesson Fillable Student Response Sheet

Webinar Post-Lesson: Transportation Webinar Post Lesson; Transportation Post-Lesson Fillable Student Response Sheet


Links to Associated Resources 


Educational Programs at the Autry are sponsored by:

AIR CONDITIONING DEPOT • AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL • PHYLLIS H. BARBATO • MOLLY AND NEAL H. BROCKMEYER • CAROLE E. BUSS • THE CAPITAL GROUP COMPANIES CHARITABLE FOUNDATION • FRANK H. COUNTNER AND SUSAN L. COUNTNER • DWIGHT STUART YOUTH FUND • EDISON INTERNATIONAL • DAVID F. EISENBERG • THE KENNETH T. AND EILEEN L. NORRIS FOUNDATION • MAX H. GLUCK FOUNDATION • CARL W. ROBERTSON AND SUSAN W. ROBERTSON • ANN C. RONUS AND ROBERT E. RONUS • BRENDA AND GARY RUTTENBERG • SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT • THE STEINMETZ FOUNDATION • THELMA PEARL HOWARD FOUNDATION • UNION BANK • U.S. BANK