The Harrison cabin in Wayah Valley is one of the oldest structures in Macon County. The visitors stopped here for a chicken dinner
Second Grade Unit Plan
Students in a home school setting compare the pioneer period and the present; therefore, there is greater opportunity for students to go on field trips and explore hands-on activities. The focus is on Franklin, North Carolina, but the information can be used to study other areas in Western North Carolina. A PIONEER SAMPLER will be used as the primary textbook.
By Pat Daniel
Blue Ridge School- Macon County Schools
Adventures of the American Mind- Western Carolina University
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- Leona T. Hayes, 1978
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