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2nd Grade: Learns About the Pony Express


Provider
iTunes U

Price
$24

School
Boyne City Public Schools

Type
K-12

Instructors
Laura Houser, Unknown, Sandra Matthews, Texas Association of School Administrators, Kristin Ziemke

Category
Humanities

Format
Mixed

Language
English

Description
Students will study the Pony Express and what effect it had on our country's history. In this study second graders will use cause and effect to help understand what caused the development of the Pony Express and the how the invention of the telegraph caused the Pony Express to no longer be needed. Common Core Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why , and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text. Describe how reasons support specific points the author makes in a text. Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe