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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.

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Resource Details

Grade
7th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
14 days
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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