The purpose of this unit is to
provide context on the burgeoning West at the time of Famine Irish migration to Iowa. This unit is designed for American Studies grades , complete with resources and activities.
study the American West? Iowa is a part of the West, and this is our
of this unit are:
#8: The Irish move West
#9: Farming in Iowa -QARS Chart
-QARS Questionnaire: the Farm Depression
-Reading #4: The Life of the Immigrant Irish in rural Southwestern Iowa