Last updated: January 11, 2016
Traveling the National Road – Historic Site Cards (Unit 9)
- Grade Level:
- Upper Elementary: Third Grade through Fifth Grade
- Social Studies
In “Traveling the National Road (Historic Site Cards)” students will learn about 7 historic sites associated with the National Road in Pennsylvania that are still standing today, and their importance. There is one card per site and three activities.
Guiding Question: Are there sites or structures associated with the National Road standing? What is interesting about the sites or structures? Where are the sites and structures located in Pennsylvania?
Student objectives: Students will…
- List the name of a site or structure associated with the National Road that is still standing in Pennsylvania
- List two interesting facts about that site or structure
- List how the site or structure was associated with the National Road