A Child’s Life on the Frontier

You’re a child living in America’s midwestern frontier in the early 1800s. What would your daily life be like? What would be your responsibilities and enjoyments? Where would you get your food? How would you prepare your meals? To find out, view this archived program as we go back in time to historic Thornhill Farm, site of the 1820’s home of Missouri’s second governor, Frederick Bates. To obtain more details about the program including related curriculum standards, program objectives and agenda, pre and post program learning activities, and additional video and web resources related to the program, click on Educational Material.

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A Child’s Life on the Frontier

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am