History's Waiting Room
the faces of reform
Helen Carpenter's Life on the Oregon Trail
Lewis & Clark -vs- the Preamble
Louisiana Purchase -vs- the Preamble
The Great Smoke Conference
On The Oregon Trail by Helen Carpenter
Election of 1800
The Industrial Revolution for Eighth Grade
How many signers of the Declaration of Independence owned slaves?
Common Core Materials
cool math games
Students read excerps from Helen Carpenter's Diary of Life on the Oregon Trail. They were then asked to reflect on a few questions related to the reading. What follows is a sampling of their responses.