Rendezvous at Promontory: A New Look at the Golden Spike Ceremony

Students complete a variety of activities as they examine the historical significance of the Transcontinental Railroad and the Golden Spike Ceremony in Promontory, Utah, which honored its completion. In one activity they plan and recreate a grander, more appropriate Golden Spike ceremony.

7th - 12th Social Studies & History 93 Views 121 Downloads
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Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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14 days
1850 -> 1900

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