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Going west! : journey on a wagon train to settle a frontier town

Author: Carol A Johmann; Elizabeth J Rieth; Michael P Kline
Publisher: Charlotte, VT : Williamson Pub., ©2000.
Series: A Kaleidoscope Kids book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the choices and decisions the pioneers faced as they traveled to the American West and built settlements there. Includes activities.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol A Johmann; Elizabeth J Rieth; Michael P Kline
ISBN: 1885593384 9781885593382
OCLC Number: 43287200
Notes: "A Kaleidoscope Kids book."
"For kids ages 6-13"--Page 4 of cover.
Includes index.
Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: A nation of movers --
Western fever --
Traveling to Independence: Build a canal lock --
Laying tracks --
Make a buzz saw --
Build a paddleboat --
Wagons, ho!: Build your prairie schooner --
Dry it, you'll like it! --
Outfitting our wagon --
Make a trunk for your treasures --
A day on the trail --
Hard times, hard choices: Make a moving medicine chest --
Build a model of Fort Laramie --
Oregon!: Frolic with your friends (popcorn balls) --
Spirit of the frontier.
Series Title: A Kaleidoscope Kids book
Responsibility: Carol A. Johmann, Elizabeth J. Rieth ; illustrations by Michael Kline.

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Describes the choices and decisions the pioneers faced as they traveled to the American West and built settlements there. Includes activities.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-05-22) Good Permalink

     This is an interesting multi-cultural book on the Wesward Movement prior to 1850.  It is episodic and dependent on sidebars.  Sometimes the effect is confusing and you don't always know "who" is talking. There are lots of activities suggested and quite a variety...
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