Type
Crossword
Description

What is the first name of Mr. Chisholm? Jesse
What animal did they move on the Chisholm Trail? Cattle
One state the Chisholm Trail runs through? Oklahoma
What are the men and women called that walked the trail? Cowboys
What animal did the cowboys ride? Horses
What do you put on a horse to ride it? Saddle
Where were the cowboys moving the cattle to? Kansas
What were the cowboys moving the cattle to? Ranches
What animal did the cowboys see along the trail? Buffalo
What people did the cowboys see on the trail? Indians

The Westward Expansion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

large farms owned by speculators who hired laborers to work the land; these large farms allowed their owners to benefit from economies of scale and prosper, but they did nothing to help small family farms, which continued to struggle bonanza farms
a frontier home constructed of dirt held together by thick-rooted prairie grass that was prevalent in the Midwest; sod, cut into large rectangles, was stacked to make the walls of the structure, providing an inexpensive, yet damp, house for western settlers sod house
Sod houses were common in the ________ as settlers moved west Midwest
This phrase, which implies divine encouragement for territorial expansion Manifest Destiny
allowed any head of household, or individual over the age of twenty-one—including unmarried women—to receive a parcel of 160 acres for only a nominal filing fee. Homestead Act
a term used to describe African Americans who moved to Kansas from the Old South to escape the racism there western settlers: The first houses built by __________ were typically made of mud and sod with thatch roofs exodusters
Farmers also faced the ever-present threat of _______and farm foreclosure by the banks debt
primary goal of most western settlers homestead farming
he period between 1848 and 1849 when prospectors found large strikes of gold in California, leading others to rush in and follow suit; this period led to a cycle of boom and bust through the area, as gold was discovered, mined, and stripped California Gold Rush
the first significant silver find in the country, discovered by Henry T. P. Comstock in 1859 in Nevada Comstock Lode
this armed conflict between cowboys moving cattle along the trail and ranchers who wished to keep the best grazing lands for themselves occurred in Clay County, Texas, between 1883 and 1884 Fence Cutting War
What specific types of hardships did an average American farmer not face as he built his homestead in the Midwest? hostile Indian attacks
The American cowboy owes much of its model to what other culture? Mexicans
Which of the following was not a primary method by which the American government dealt with American Indians during the period of western settlement? appeasement
an attempt to disarm a group of Lakota Sioux Indians near Wounded Knee, South Dakota, which resulted in members of the Seventh Cavalry of the U.S. Army opening fire and killing over 150 Indians Battle of Wounded Knee
the process by which an Indian was “redeemed” and assimilated into the American way of life by changing his clothing to western clothing and renouncing his tribal customs in exchange for a parcel of land Americanization
What brought the majority of Chinese immigrants to the U.S.? gold
How were Hispanic citizens deprived of their wealth and land in the course of western settlement? land seizures
were individual prospectors who sifted gold out of the dirt and gravel through “panning” or by diverting a stream through a sluice box Forty-Niners
provided a quick path from Texas to railroad terminals in Abilene, Wichita, and Dodge City, Kansas, where cowboys would receive their pay. Chisholm Trail
also known as “devil’s rope” barbed wire
who brought their families west? wealthy men
many of the long-trail cattle riders were? African American
This agreement established distinct tribal borders, essentially codifying the reservation system First Treaty of Fort Laramie
. Rather, they either returned to tribal life or fled out of fear of remaining troops, until the ____________ arrived in greater numbers and began to exterminate Indian U.S. Army

Rodeo Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Form of horseback riding without a saddle Bareback riding
Horse and rider attempt to complete a clover leafed pattern around three barrels in the fastest time Barrel racing
A strip of leather worn around the waist Belt
a flat frame used to join the ends of a belt Buckle
A wild horse Bronco
A baby cow or bull Calf
a women who heards and tends cattle Cowgirl
A rope placed around a head of a horse Halter
A animal with a mane and tail used for riding, racing, and carrying loads Horse
A shoe of a horse Horseshoe
National Finals Rodeo NFR
A horse of a small breed Pony
An mount of money prize
A large farm with animals Ranch
A long narrow strip attached at one end to a horsebit Reins
To sit on and control the movement of a animal Ride
The action of catching something with a rope Roping
A seat fasten on the back of horse Saddle
A device with small spike wheel worn on a riders heel urging a horse forward Spur
An adult male horse Stallion
A piece of paper that gives the holder a certain right Tickets
A strip of leather used for urging on an animal Whip
a person that ropes the head in team roping Header
the person that ropes the feet in team roping Heler
An unpowered vehicle used to carry a animal Trailer
Animal that has backwards curving horns Goat
A steal box cage Chute
a length of strong cord Rope
a fully grown female animal Cow
a shaped covering the head worn for fashion Hat
a tall shoe worn on the foot with pointed toe and high heel Boots
a cylindrical container bulging out in the middle Barrel
a person whose job is to distract the bull from a competetor Clown
a man who herds and tends cattle Cowboy

Cattle Drives Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

During cattle drives, cowboys used what clothing item to protect their heads from the hot sun? Hat
Dangerous journeys to railroads made by cowboys were called, “________ Drives”. Cattle
This held the cook, and the cook’s equipment for cooking. Chuck Wagon
__________ kept the herd together and made sure no cattle was left behind. Cowboys
The ___________ ______ led the herd from the front, just behind the trail boss, who directed. Point Man
A sudden panicked rush of cattle. Stampede
Once cowboys reached a ______________ they retuned home and left the cattle. Railroad
Who took care of the cowboys’ horses while they weren’t using them? Wrangler
What was the path on which cattle drives took place called? Trail
__________ sell their cattle to cowboys, who drive their cattle up north to be sold. Ranchers
What do cowboys ride during cattle drives? Horses
The _______ _______ directs the entire cattle drive, they oversee everything. Trail Boss
This breed of cattle was perfect for Texas life, because it was immune to Texas fever and it cold endure heat and cold. Longhorn
Which cowboy’s role was to stay towards the end of the herd on the sides to keep the end from fanning out? Flank Rider
Most cowboys wore a what over their shirts? Vest
A _______ is a male animal that has been neutered. Steer
Before cowboys took cattle from ranchers, ranchers had to _______ their cattle so they knew whose cattle it was. Brand
The herd of horses cowboys choose a horse from everyday on a cattle drive. Remuda
A ________ ________ stays about a third back from the front of the herd on either side, and stops the herd from fanning out. Swing Rider
Many cowboys on cattle drives kept a __________ on them in case anyone or anything posed a threat to the herd. Revolver
Cowboys on the trail wore _______ on their feet, that were long, so they protected their legs from dangerous plants as well as other things. Boots
Which position was not favored by most cowboys, because it required you to stay inmthe back, and keep cattle from getting left behind, where dust was kicked up from cattle into the faces of that cowboy? Drag Rider
Where was cattle stopped at night to rest during cattle drives? Stockyards
What is another name for the cattle driven from the south to other areas in the U.S.? Livestock
A big part of cattle drives took place in the Texas ________. Frontier

American Indian crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The Plains indian were also known as ______ tribes?? Nomadic
The _______Indian tribes roamed as far north as Canada to as far south as Oklahoma. Plains
One of the Plains indian tribe was called ______? Arapaho
The Plains Indian lived in ______? Tipis
The Plains Indians hunted ______ and deer? Elk
One of the must important animals to the Plains Indian was the ______ .It gave them everything from clothing ,housing and food ? Buffalo
The ______ made hunting easier for the Plains indian. Horse
_______ has 39 federally recognized tribes. Oklahoma
Native American were settled on___________ land Reservation
One of the weapons the Plains Indians used was called the _______? Tomahawk

Indian Removal Act Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where are the Indians being forced to move? Oklahoma
Who is our president? Andrew Jackson
What day was the Indian Removal Act law made? May 28 1830
The Indians went _________ of the Mississippi West
What season are the Indians in while moving? winter
How many Indians are moving? twenty thousand
How many major tribes are involved five
What did they call the Indian's trip westward of the Mississippi River Trail of Tears
What Indian tribe started a war with the Americans Seminoles
About how many Indians died on the Trail of Tears 4000
Who is our Vice President John C Calhoun
Who told Andrew Jackson not to remove Indians Supreme Court
On the Trail of Tears who died first children and elderly
Who named the Trail of Tears the Trail of Tears Cherokees
Was the Act of 1830 used to relocate or remove Indians Relocate

Cowboys and the Wild West Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ARIZONA CREW
BANDANA OWN
BISON UNIT
BLACKHAT
BLUEJEANS
BOOTS ON FOOT
BRONCO
BUCKAROO
BULLWHIP
BUSTING
CALVES
CAMPFIRE
CATTLE
CHAPS
COWBOYS
COWGIRLS
COWPOKE
COYOTE
FRONTIER
GRASSLAND
GUITARS
HERDER
HORSE
KANSAS
KNIFE
LASSO
LEATHER
LEGEND
LONGHORN
MIDWEST

INDIAN REMOVAL Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What was the name of the event when a large number of Native Americans were forced out west Trail of tears
He was the president during the Indian removal act Andrew Jackson
The water route used by the U.S. government to send the Indians to Oklahoma Missisippiriver
It was was a highly civilized Native American tribe during the Indian Removal Act Cherokee
What was Andrew Jackson's nickname King Andrew
It was one of the five civilized Native American tribes Creek
The practice of rewarding supporters with government jobs Spoilssystem
What political party did Andrew Jackson belong to Democrats
Where was the Native Americans new territory Oklahoma
Why did Andrew Jackson want to expand the U.S. Industrial revolution
What was a major cause of death for the Cherokees during the Trail of Tears murder
Where where the Natives moved to western united states
What tribe was first removed Cherokee
What president forced removal andrew jackson
Who was the leader of the Cherokee during the trail of tears john ross

Full House Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many people lives in the tanner house? nine
Michelle Tanner is played by _______________. Mary Kate and Ashley
Where is Full House set in? San Francisco
How many daughters does Danny have? Three
What is Stephanie's middle name? Judith
How did Danny's wife die? Drunk Driver
In season 1 Jesse brings home a ___________ and names him Bubba Turtle
Who let Danny's car roll into the San Francisco Bay? Jesse
What commercial did D.J. audition for? Oats Boats Cereal
D.J. skipped school to meet ____________. Stacey Q
What's the name of Danny's wife? Pam
What is the name of Stephanie's bear? Mr Bear
What is Stephanie's main catch phase? How Rude
Stephaine is played by _____________. Jodie Sweetin
What is the Tanner's dog name? Comet
Who did D.J win tickets to go see? Beach Boys
What did Michelle buy with her lemonade money? Donkey
Who did Stephanie decide to marry when she was little? Harry
Where is Becky from? Nebraska
When Becky's cousin Connie Anderson came to visit, Michelle and Connie's son _______ got along really well. Howie
Jesse and his mother, ________ , manage to talk sense in to Nick. Irene
When Michelle fell off her horse she lost her _________. Memory
Who is the blabbermouth in the eariler seasons? Stephanie
In season 2, Danny buys D.J. a _________ sweater for Valentines. Royal Blue
Stephanie accidentally cut a piece of Jessie's _________ off. Hair
In what season did Rebecca Donaldson first show in? Two
How old was Michelle when the show first started? Nine Months
In "Our Very First Christmas Show" the Tanners are on a flight _________ to spend Christmas. Colorado
What did Pan give D.J. whey brought Michelle home from the hospital? Charm Bracelet
What does D.J. stand for? Donna Jo
D.J. meets a horse named _________ in season 2. Rocket
In season 2 Michelle is dressed as a _________ for Halloween. Jack o Lantern
What is Jesse's father's name? Nick
Danny and Becky are the co-host of what local morning television show? Wake Up San Francisco
What is the nickname Jesse call Michelle? Shorty
Who is the Clean Freak? Danny
Who is Michelle's best friend that moved to Texas? Teddy
What is Michelle's main catch phrase? You Got It Dude
Who is the Musician? Jesse
What was the name of the place Jesse Inherit and re-opened? The Smash Slub
What season did Jesse and Becky get married? Four
What is Michelle's favorite color? Green
Who is the Comedian? Joey
Who was D.J. in a serious relationship with? Steve
Who was Stephanie's enemy and became best friends? Gia
What did Michelle name her goldfish? Martin
What's Joey's favorite sport? Ice Hockey
Joey punishes Michelle for _________ during class. Talking
What did Aaron call Michelle when she came back to the soccer team? Wrong Way Tanner
Who was Princess for a day at Disney World? Michelle
What's Jess's birth name? Hermes
What does Stepanie always reads of D.J.'s? Diary
Who Plays D.J. Tanner? Candace Cameron
What Episode did Popouli die in? The Last Dace
What's Jesse's catch Phrase Have Mercy
What did Michelle fall off at the end of season 8? Horse
Where did D.J. spend a summer? Spain
Who was Yankee Doodle in "The Play's Thing"? Derek
Who did Joey Play on afternoon Children's Variety Tv Show? Ranger Jo
What season did Becky give birth to twins? Five
Who is the middle child? Stephanie
Stephanie almost got into a _________ with Gia and two other guys. Car Accident
What two things are Jesse obsessed with? Hair and Elvis Presley
What was Danny for a month in season 5? Bachelor
What did Joey teach Michelle to do? Ride a Bike
What does Joey buy D.J. for her 16th birthday? Car
What are the names of Jesse and Becky's twins? Nicky and Alex
Who Plays Jesse? John Stamos
Who Plays Danny? Bob Saget
Who Plays Joey? Dave Coulier
Who Plays Becky? Lori Loughlin

Rodeo Weekend Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

spurs
bandana
jeans
prizes
games
wagon
racetrack
barrel race
entertainment
hat
mini donuts
hotdogs
cotton candy
popcorn
carnival rides
clowns
stirrup
reigns
fireworks
horse
fairgrounds
ranch
boots
stagecoach
arena
cattle
truck
events
saddle
trot
gallop
competition
howdy
may
barn
bull
parade
race
cow
bronco
fairway
cowgirl
Cloverdale
cowboy

Manifest Destiny - Westward Expansion Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Cherokee Nation
Louisiana
The Alamo
Gadsden Purchase
Sacagawea
Missouri River
Northwest Passage
Exploration
Californios
Mountain Men
Missionaries
Pioneer Women
California Gold Rush
Corps of Discovery
Indian Removal Act
Trail of Tears
Irrigation
Mexicanos
Forty-Niners
Mormons
Oregon Trail
Rancho
Legacy
Lewis And Clark
Mexican American War
Manifest Destiny
Annex
Diplomacy
Territory
Andrew Jackson