US History Class Activity

Barbed wire (rusting after years of hard work)

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Today, students will research five of the following eight terms and their relationship with the American West.
Barbed Wire     Windmill      Animal Branding

Steel-tiped Plow   Transcontinental Railroad

Sod Busting    Dry Farming   McCormick Reaper

 

Students were also to research the events leading upto and following the events:

Sand Creek Massacre     Battle of Little Big Horn Creek      Massacre at Wounded Knee Creek

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