Nez Perce War
suggested grade levels: 7- 8
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Use the Digital Atlas of Idaho. To get there: Click on Atlas Home, mouse-over Geography, then click on Military Installations. Scroll down and encourage your students to read through the section on Chief Joseph and the Nez Perce War. As a class, draw the following map on the blackboard that shows the path of Chief Joseph's journey across the mountains with his band of people. Using the information in the Digital Atlas, have your students write a short report on Chief Joseph's journey.
These are links to access the handouts and printable materials.
Military Installations | nezwar.jpg
Geography: Geography Topics