Education – School Field Trips

Lewis and Clark Support Materials

 

Pre-Visit Materials

Educator Letter
Student Explorer Letter
Corp of Discovery Profiles


Below is a list of websites containing a wealth of information on Lewis and Clark.  Some provide specific information for teachers with lesson plan ideas, some provide activities just for children and others are appropriate for all.  We hope they prove to be a valuable tool, in helping your students learn about this very important event in American history.


Websites containing teacher resources and lesson plan ideas:

http://teacher.scholastic.com/products/instructor/lewisandclark.htm
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson179.shtm
http://www.amphi.com/~tlcf/bartley/web3/LewisandClarkTG.ht
http://octopus.gma.org/surfing/imaging/treasure.html
http://www.edgate.com/lewisandclark/cartography.html
http://www.edgate.com/lewisandclark/mapping_on_trail.html


Websites containing information and activities geared children and adults:

http://pompstory.home.mindspring.com/index.html
http://montanakids.com/landc.htm
http://www.lewisclark.net/
http://www2.edgate.com/lewisandclark/ 
http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark
http://www.lewis-clark.org
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/lewisclark/index.html
http://www.lewisandclark.com
http://www.lewisandclarktrail.com
http://www.time.com/time/2002/lewis_clark/index.html
http://www.sierraclub.org/lewisandclark/
http://lewisandclarkjournals.unl.edu/
http://www.usgs.gov/features/lewisandclark.html

 

Post-Visit Materials

Student Explorer Writing Prompt