Cooking on the Lewis and Clark Expedition

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Amon Carter Online Projects

Take your students to nineteenth-century Texas, Antarctica, the American West, and elsewhere without leaving your classroom! Visit the Amon Carter’s online teaching resources for images, information on artworks and artists, discussion questions, and classroom activities for all grade levels tied to state and national standards.

Historical narrative is blended with recipes of the time, thus giving glimpses of the period while introducing traditional foods of hungry cowboys, frontier families, and intrepid explorers of the 1800s. What a delicious way to study history!

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
Art of the West
Multicultural Topics
TRC format: 
Book