have been studying the Southwest region of the
The first true cowboys were Mexican cowboys called vaqueros. These cowboys taught the American cowboys all the skills they needed!
Being a cowboy was a hard job! Sometimes they spend hours a day on their horses and traveled in harsh environments.
Girls learned wild-west skills too! Calamity Jane & Annie Oakley were two famous cowgirls.
Pictures of our Wild West Day
Making “trail mix”, creating wanted posters, exploring cowboy vocabulary, seeing who the fastest “draw” is, designing silver belt buckles, and line dancing…YEE HAW!
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