6-7 yrs old
8-10 yrs old
11-13 yrs old
Reading and Writing
Students will be able to explore Fort Gibraltar virtually and explore what life was like during the fur trade.
April 23, 2021
Fort Gibraltar English World File
English World File
Fort Gibraltar French World File
French World File
Student Question Handout - English
English student handout
student Question Handout - French
French student handout
1. Why was the beaver pelt so valuable?
2. Where was the best spot to build trading posts?
3. Who were the voyageurs?
Students will explore Fort Gibraltar and learn about how each person in the fort played a key role in the fur trade. They will then find the answers to the student handout hidden within the game world.
Students will be able to describe like in a trading post during the fur trade.
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