Tell children that there are lots of inventions that have changed the way we live. Have them check out the history of inventions timeline online.
Explain to children that writers and poets work hard to create stories and poems.
You may want to explain to children that both Wells Fargo and the Pony Express put stamps on the mail they delivered. Tell children that stamp collecting is a hobby. Use this web site to learn more about stamp collecting.
Tell children that the Pony Express mission was to deliver mail and news between St. Joseph, Missouri and San Francisco, California. The Pony Express was in service from April 1860 to November 1861 in the American West. Visit this site to learn more about the Pony Express.