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Westward Expansion

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European settlers began moving west across North America shortly after the first colonial settlements were established.
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"Be The One" : American Girl History: Westward Expansion & Josefina

"Be The One" : American Girl History: Westward Expansion & Josefina | westword expansion | Scoop.it
We started off learning about the Erie Canal and how the frontier expanded, then branched out into the Westward expansion of the country, finally ending up with the American Southwest. We used Josefina as the basis for this ...
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History: Pony Express for Kids

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Kids learn about the Pony Express from the Old West. Riders would swap horses at stations to deliver the mail faster to and from California.
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The California Gold Rush

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The discovery of gold in California in the mid-19th Century ushered in one of the largest migrations in American history, as tens of thousands of hopeful, excited, and just plain desperate participated in the California Gold Rush.
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History: Westward Expansion and the Old West for Kids

History: Westward Expansion and the Old West for Kids | westword expansion | Scoop.it
Kids learn about the Westward Expansion and the Old West of the United States. Pioneers settled the west as the country expanded.
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