Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Homeschooling Tip #2




When you're driving the five hour trip from La Grande back to Portland (oh wait, that's right, we did it in six) and you see an absoltuely fabulous old stage coach, get out of the car!



It provided a great hands-on moment to remember our previous yet ongoing lesson regarding Laura Ingalls, The Westward Movement and all pre-car days.








3 comments:

Blessed Mama of 4 said...

Great way to get those kiddo's imaginations going too...

Tiffany said...

This would tie in with so many things -- transportation, postal service/pony express, western expansion, settlement life, Oregon Trail... FUN!

Kismet said...

Wow, I didn't know cameras were so advanced back in those days!

~K!


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