Oregon Trail Games for 5th Graders?

Answer In the 1800s, the Oregon Trail was the only practical, relatively accessible pathway to the western United States. Between 1843 and 1869, more than half a million pioneers traveled west on the Oreg... Read More »

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How to Use the "Oregon Trail" ROM?

The "Oregon Trail" is an educational computer game that pitted you against the harsh life of the 1800s. Travel from the town of Independence all the way to Oregon City, hunting for food, crossing o... Read More »

What is the Oregon Trail?

For many years, the Oregon Trail was the only practical route for people to travel to the western United States. Pioneers traveled this corridor to settle in what are now the states of Washington,... Read More »

Where did the oregon trail start&end?

According to the original act of Congress, the Oregon Trail began in Independence, Missouri, and ended in Oregon City, Oregon. From there, settlers traveled in all directions throughout the Oregon ... Read More »

Why did people travel the oregon trail?

The Oregon Trail is a historic land route that became a popular pathway to a better life for thousands of travelers heading west. During 1837 and 1869 over 400,000 immigrants made the arduous 4 mon... Read More »