Going West

After a long winter in Fort Wood, the Lewis and Clark expedition begin their expedition into the heart of the Louisiana Purchase. They meet with Native American tribes to negotiate trade agreements as they gather information on native plants, animals, and peoples.

Your Mission:

Imagine you were on the trail with Lewis and Clark as a reporter. You would write newspaper reports and send them for the public to read.

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Imagine you were one of the team members on the trail with Lewis and Clark. You would have to write journals of your experiences. Write a detailed journal entry about one of the events that happened on the trail in 1804.