Lewis and Clark [A16]

Grade Level:Elementary, Middle School, High School
Item Type:Experience Box
Categories:People, Plants
Topics:Fish, Reptiles, etc.

Lewis and Clark were explorers, scientists and ambassadors in a land that was foreign to European settlers. They encountered new animals, plants and peoples. Use this box to identify the reasons President Jefferson set up the Expedition. Examine trade beads, pelts, natural fibers, and other goods traded during the voyage of Lewis and Clark and roleplay the bartering system used by the explorers.


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