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Westward expansion in the U.S. / produced by JWM Productions, Inc ; supervising producer, Lori Gibson ; series producer and director, Yana Benyumov ; series writer, Anne M. Dickerson.

Benyumov, Yana. (Added Author). Gibson, Lori. (Added Author). JWM Productions (Added Author). Schlessinger Media (Added Author).
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Pioneer life for children.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417100486 (vc)
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (23min.) : sound, color ; 1/2in.
  • Publisher: Wynnewood, PA : Schlesinger Media, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special feature: discussion questions & activities.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Series associate producer, Mo Smith ; editors, Kelli E. Boyd, Markus Boszk ; director of photography, James M. Felter ; additonal camera, Scott Ransom, Markus Zofflor.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Sarah Lovelace Smith.
Summary, etc.:
Join the players in a pioneer life adventure game to follow events and famous people in history during the westward expansion of the United States. Discover how the Louisiana Purchase and the California Gold Rush encouraged exploration and settlement. Learn the role of individuals such as Daniel Boone, and the effect pioneer settlements had upon Native American populations. See how transportation innovations transformed the West.
Target Audience Note:
Grades K-4.
Genre: Children's films.

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