How The West Is Fun

"How the West is Fun" is a series of children's television programs on the history and culture of the West. Featuring middle-school-aged hosts fast-paced production techniques zany skits and spoof commercials the program is designed around kids' sharpest skill at this age - their sense of humor. Young students often have trouble relating to the past and How the West is Fun helps them make the connection.

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Gold Rush

American Indian Culture


Artists of the West
 (No. 102)
Four Montana middle school students learn what influences artists, and paint and draw and work in clay with Montana artists Monte Dolack, Larry Pirnie and Beth Lo. (First Aired Sunday, April 11, 1999)