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Census/Gold Rush Town

Students 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.

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Resource Details

Grade
4th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 days
Instructional Strategy
Research