Lewis and Clark Online

With the celebration of the anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition has come a plethora of online resources. Remember, you will need to explore these sites and choose those most appropriate for your students and your desired project/outcome. There are lots of good things to explore here.... Start by remembering Thomas Jefferson's instruction to Meriwether Lewis:

Learn all you can.

Basic Historical Background -
a few good pictures
http://www.lewisclarknw.com/

Resources
http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/
http://lewisandclarktrail.com/
http://www.42explore.com/lewisclark.htm

Collections of Links by Educators: http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/fil/pages/listlewisch.html http://www.bethel.k12.or.us/lewisandclark/ http://www.moisd.k12.mi.us/sp/lewisandclark.htm

University of Montana's Educational Center - High Tech Tools
http://www.lewisandclarkeducationcenter.com/

Multimedia Web Site
An amazing site - with a wide variety of ways to explore the information
http://www.lewis-clark.org/index.htm

Lewis and Clark WebQuests
http://projects.edtech.sandi.net/kroc/lewis_clark/lcteacher-page.htm
http://www.nevada.edu/~rpeters/landc.htm

http://oncampus.richmond.edu/academics/as/education/
projects/webquests/lewisclark/

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/corps_of_discovery/


CyberGuide to Lewis and Clark
Online Lesson Plans
http://www.amphi.com/~tlcf/bartley/web3/LewisandClarkTG.htm

http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/class/idx_les.html

Sacajawea - 3rd Grade
http://teacherlink.ed.usu.edu/tlresources/units/Byrnes-famous/sacajawe.html

Journaling the Flora and Fauna
http://www.scsc.k12.ar.us/1999outwest/members/warnockJ/
lesson_plan.htm

Debate the Effects of the Journey
http://www.idahohistory.net/LessonDilemma.pdf

On This Day Lessons
http://edsitement.neh.fed.us/view_lesson_plan.asp?ID=297

 

Assorted "Artifacts"
Educational Project by Schools along the Lewis and Clark Trail
http://www.nwrel.org/teachlewisandclark/home.html

Simulations (sort of)
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/west/main.html
http://www.usaweekend.com/97_issues/971102/lewis
and_clark/971102trail_intro.html

Lewis and Clark Images
http://www.csulb.edu/projects/ais/nae/

WebCams
http://www.portofilwaco.com/webcam_ii.html

Maps of the Time
http://www.lib.virginia.edu/exhibits/lewis_clark/home.html

Library of Congress
Primary Sources
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/mdbquery.html

Searchable Journals from PBS
http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/archive/idx_jou.html

Journals online
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/JOURNALS/toc.html

Compendium of Links
http://www.lewisandclark.com/links/links.html
http://www.lcarchive.org/
http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/archive/idx_rel.html
http://www.lewisandclarkwa.com/pages/links.html
http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/lewisandclark/

National Parks' Lewis and Clark Site
http://www.nps.gov/jeff/LewisClark2/HomePage/HomePage.htm

The Bicentennial Sites
http://www.lewisandclark200.com/

http://www.lewisandclark200.org/

Washington State's View of Lewis and Clark
http://www.lewisandclarkwa.com/

Ohio River View of Lewis and Clark
http://www.lewisandclarkontheohio.org/

Oregon's Chapter on Lewis and Clark
http://www.lcarchive.org/or_lcthf.html

Online Shopping for Lewis and Clark "Stuff"
Lewis and Clark Resources to Buy
Other Media Resources
http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/related/index.html

PBS video, book and sound track
View-master "Reels" to buy
http://www.geocities.com/lewisandclark_vm/

This is the beginning of a journey....

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