Last updated: August 22, 2017
Fort Clatsop Explorers Traveling Trunk 6-8th Grade
- Grade Level:
- Middle School: Sixth Grade through Eighth Grade
- Science,Social Studies
Fort Clatsop Explorers provides objects and activities about the Lewis and Clark Expedition and their winter stay at Fort Clatsop in 1805-06. A few of the objects included are: buckskin clothing, candle mold, flint-and-steel fire starting kit, powder horn, trade items, Jefferson Peace Medal, examples of furs and a housewife (sewing kit). An educators guide contains hands-on activity ideas and descriptions of some of the essential articles carried by the Lewis and Clark Expedition.