The Oregon Trail: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History): Matt Doeden Interact with history by choosing your path: 3 story paths, 42 choices and 21 endings. oure living in the United States during the time of the Westward Expansion. Settlers are heading west on the Oregon Trail as they seek better lives. Will you: Go west with your family as part of a wagon train? Serve as a trail guide for a group of settlers? Try to cope with the changes as a Native American? Ages 8-12
What Was the Gold Rush? n 1848, gold was discovered in California, attracting over 300,000 people from all over the world, some who struck it rich and many more who didn't. Hear the stories about the gold-seeking "forty-niners!" Ages 8-12
Westward Ho! The Heart of the Old West (History Alive Through Music) Capture the pioneer spirit that stirred the hearts of thousands of Americans. Experience all the adventure, danger, joy, sorrow and hope as you join in and sing the songs that were sung around the campfire during the Westward expansion.
Sarah, Plain and Tall 30th Anniversary Edition: Patricia MacLachlan These 3 books are a sweet story about a widowed mid-western farmer with two children–Anna and Caleb. The farmer advertises for a wife and Sarah from Maine answers the ad. This family goes on many adventures together and learn beautiful and sometimes difficult life lessons. The 3 books make wonderful read alouds. Ages 6-10.