Westward Expansion Activities
This section provides interactive and printable resources related to westward expansion including reading comprehension exercises, coloring pages, puzzles, and critical thought exercises. Use the filters on the left side of the page to isolate activities by grade level or format.
Westward Expansion - Pioneers and Westward Trails Interactive
This section contains interactive maps for the Oregon, California, Santa Fe, and Mormon Trails. It also includes scavenger hunts.
Westward Expansion - Growth of a Nation
This section contains an interactive map that details the many territorial acquisitions of the United States Government during the 18th and 19th centuries.