Emigration to US
Click on the link to go to Miss Norris' blog for powerpoint.
Miss Norris Blog
Scroll to bottom of page to "Immigration" and click on "Immigration Powerpoint"
Ellis Island Tour:
Expanding America's Role in the World
Experience the Canal:
Inventors & Inventions
Websites for Researching Inventors:
Impact on American Life: http://www.jonathanfeicht.com/changing-america--the-turn-of-the-century.html
Alexander Graham Bell
George Washington Carver
Cowboys & Cattle Trails
"Beef Moves to Nebraska"- watch this brief animation of how beef (cattle) came to America.
Cattle Trails in the 19th Century
Chisholm Trail video
Black Cowboys of Texas
Overview of the Time Period
Risks that many people took in the late 1800's and early 1900's
Impact on Native Americans
Cowboys & Cattle Herds
Cattle Trails in the late 19th Century
Cowboy Folk Songs