Type:

Readings/Excerpts, Other

Description:

This PBS site, an EDSITEment-reviewed Blue Ribbon resource, provides a guided tour through the history of the American West, following in the footsteps of filmmakers Ken Burns and Stephen Ives. It relates experiences of individual men and women, many of whom tell their own stories in their own words, through diaries and letters and autobiographical accounts.

Subjects:

  • Language Arts > General
  • Social Studies > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

4 to 12 | Resource, american west, western frontier

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

Collections:

None
Update Standards?

RI.4.10: Alabama Course of Study: English Language Arts

By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4—5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

RI.4.10: CA Common Core State Standards: English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Scienc

By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4—5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

RI.4.10: Iowa Core Literacy

By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4—5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

RI.4.10: Massachusetts Curriculum Framework for English Language Arts and Literacy

By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4—5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

RI.4.10: North Dakota English Language Arts and Literacy Content Standards

By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4—5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

RI.4.10: New York State P-12 Common Core Learning Standards for English Language Arts & Literacy

By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4—5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
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