Lesson Plans and Resources
Lesson Plan #1: Final response assessment of western themes with grading rubrics for 11th grade.
Lesson Plan #2: Identifying Key Figures in the Western Frontier and Whispering Smith. Writing prompt and grading rubrics for 12th grade.
Western Handout: Fill in worksheet with 3 key Western themes
Timeline of Key Events: Events and People that shaped the Western Frontier and Railroad expansion
Field Trip Guide: Possible field trip ideas for Northern and Southern California
Key Figures for Lesson Plan: Frontier Men and Woman of the West