I am always looking for new resources that support learning in our school-aged community, whether it's for homework, classrooms, or homeschooling. Here are some series about Native Peoples, Westward expansion, and American frontier life.
These series present information about Native American nations describing their history, clothing, food, social roles, hunting customs, religious beliefs, interactions with Western settlers and other native peoples, and contemporary issues facing nations.
North American Indian Nations
Native Peoples of the Plains
Spotlight on Native Americans
We Were Here First : The Native Americans
Peoples of North America
Cooking Your Way Through American History
Westward Expansion and the Wild West
These series contain a mother lode of information regarding every aspect of westward expansion and American frontier life.
Go West : Travel To the Wild Frontier
Go West With Miners, Prospectors, and Loggers
True History of the Wild West
A Cowboy's Life
Adventure on the American Frontier
Connecting to the Coasts