Lewis and Clark Assignment


The Lewis and Clark Assignment

Click the following link to go to The National Geographic Lewis and Clark Website


Once you are there read over the information on your assigned section.


  1.  Download the word document: Letter to Thomas Jefferson

  2. In a letter to President Jefferson,

                             a. Introduce yourself as a participant in the Lewis and Clark Expedition

                             b. Summarize your part of the journey.

                            c.    AND choose ONE of the following tasks:

                       Describe some of the interesting plants and/or animals that you have seen in your particular area  and explain why you believe  they could be useful.


                    Describe the Native American tribe(s) you have encountered and what you think should be done  to win their friendship.