"There are two types of education. One should teach us how to make a living, and the other how to live..."

--John Adams

Friday, January 15, 2016

Week of 19-22

Hey Gang!  Welcome to our second week back to school!  This week we're going on an adventure...We're headed WEST!  This week, we'll learn about the following:

-The Mormons
-The Oregon Trails
-California Gold Rush
-Pony Express
-Mountain Man/Fur Trapping
-Mexican War

We will be in the Idea Lab reading through passages, watching videos, and answering the questions in this packet: The West Packet

Also...DO NOT forget Martin Van Buren, William Henry Harrison, and John Tyler Presidential Projects are due Friday January 22!!!