Census/Gold Rush Town

Young scholars discuss the Californian Gold Rush. They review an actual census of El Dorado County in 1852 and examine the individuals included in the census. They choose one individual and write a letter, as that person, to his/her family back home.

4th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Duration
3 days

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