The lesson plan is designed to teach students about how different forms of transportation aided in the expansion and development of the United States.
This lesson plan was part of the Gateway to Dayton Teaching American History: Citizenship, Creativity, and Invention project which was sponsored by the Ohio Humanities Council and was a National Endowment for the Humanities We The People project.
(2003). Americans On the Move: Grade 5 American History Lesson Plan. .