Social Studies

Women Settling the American West

From the harsh solitary life on the Great Plains to the lawlessness of the Western towns, women settlers faced new challenges daily.
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Completed by 2 learners
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60 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 6 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Class Experience

Students will learn how women were a large part in the westward expansion and the building of the United States of America. 
I am offering this course as a way to help students understand how women helped shape and build the United States of America.  I am an American History Professor with a specialization in Women's history. 
Discussion questions will be posted after each class in the virtual classroom. 
All materials needed for class will be provided. 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
1 hour per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
All materials covered in class are age appropriate.  Parents are welcome to set in on the class with their student.  


April Rogers
Lives in the United States
American History Teacher
263 total reviews
231 completed classes

About Me

I am an American History Teacher and my specialty is American Women's History. I have BA in History and an MA in History both from the University of Maryland.  I have been teaching for over 20 years.  I love to teach the obscure historical facts... 
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