• William F. Cody Showman of the Old West

    Posted by Christin Walsh on 1/31/2013
    William F. Cody Showman of the Old West
     
    Buffalo Bill Cody was a legend in his own time.
     
    Answer the following questions after reading your biography about William F. Cody.
    • Buffalo Bill Cody became a symbol for the Wild West.  Why and how did he symbolize the Wild West?
    • Would you have liked to live in the West during the 1800s? Give your reasons.

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  • Alice Greenough A New Woman of the Old West

    Posted by Christin Walsh on 1/31/2013
    Alice Greenough was a famous cowgirl and rodeo star.
     
    Answer the following questions after reading the biography about Alice Greenough.
     
    • How did a ranch girl grow up to be a famous cowgirl?
    • If you could perform in one of the rodeo events mentioned in this book, which would you choose? Why?

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  • Nat Love A Man of the Old and New West

    Posted by Christin Walsh on 1/31/2013
    Nat Love
     
    Life in the old West was challenging.  Nat Love met all the challenges.  
     
    Answer the following questions after reading the biography about Nat Love.
     
    • Life in the West was quite different from life today.  How do you think life was different?  Use examples from the story.
    • Would you have enjoyed any of Nat's jobs?  Which one?  Give your reasons. 

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