Moccasin Trail


Jim Keath has lived with the Crow Indians for six years after he ran away from home with his uncle.He receives a letter from his brother Jonathan asking if Jim will go with him and Jim's family to move west. He agrees and goes with his family to sign the claim papers, but finds it very difficult to switch back to the American way. Find out if Jim can handle life with his family, or if he goes back to his home with the Crow Indians.


1. Along with a partner of your choice, you will create a comparison of How Jim's ways are different from your ways.

2. Find ten facts about the Crow Indians. ( Include pictures ).

3. Give ten facts about yourself. ( Include pictures ).

4.Put all your information on a poster board and present to your class.

5.Have fun!