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The famous two-headed calf
Pony Express Kids
Wells Fargo Stage Kids
The history of Wells Fargo stage was an important form of transportation in the state of Nevada. Interesting items for kids include a printable stage wagon diagram, a stage color page, and a stage drivers song.
Emigrant Trail Kids
The history of people heading west was an important part of the American West. The immigrants followed trails to find the best way for their families traveling in covered wagons to start a new life. Interesting items for kids include a printable page of the different types of covered wagons, a supply list of food that were necessary for the 5-6 month journey , a couple of diary entries of the hardships associated with the travel as the emigrants reached Nevada.
Exploring History with the Nevada Historical Society
Activities for in the Gallery, at Home, and in the Classroom
Exploring History with the Nevada Historical Society offers history-based activities for children from age seven to thirteen or second to eighth grade. The activities can be performed in a museum gallery, in the classroom, or at home.
October 15, 2013 update... our activity book is currently out of print. We will be getting more books printed in early 2014.