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Gold Rush Map Activity: Fun, engaging follow-along 25-slide PPT
This download includes both the 25-slide PPT and the blank map (in both PDF and MS WORD formats). The series of PowerPoint slides takes students through geography, locations, cities and routes associated with the 1849 California Gold Rush. Students follow along in an easy, step-by-step fashion a

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California Gold Rush web activity
I created this web activity/web quest to use with Oakland Museum of CA's online exhibit on the 1849 Gold Rush, which can be found at this address: http://www.museumca.org/goldrush/ This documents contains 3 parts: 1, questions for the students to answer as they click through the exhibit; 2, an art
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1849 Gold Rush Online Activity
Students can learn at their own pace, all about the California Gold Rush in 1849. Lesson includes two activities: scavenger hunt & main ideas chart to explore a gold rush website with many adaptations available. Lesson can be adapted to be used on google drive, word document or paper in groups,
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California Gold Rush Graffiti Activity
Students will use pictures and a reading to share their thoughts and learning.
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Westward Expansion: Lewis and Clark, Louisiana Purchase, Gold Rush, Oregon Trail
Students will love this unit on the Westward Expansion! This unit includes 12 reading passages, organizers, character studies on Lewis and Clark, Sacagawea, and Thomas Jefferson, vocabulary posters, timeline, map activities, a unit test, and so much more! Your students will love learning about the

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Gold Rush Interactive Notebook and Mini Unit - California Gold Rush
Your students will enjoy learning about the California Gold Rush with this interactive packet. The fun, hands-on activities in this resource will surely help your students learn and understand the history of the Gold Rush! Click here and SAVE 20% by buying ALL 15 Social Studies Interactive Notebook

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Westward Expansion ESCAPE ROOMS BUNDLE -Oregon Trail, Gold Rush, Lewis&Clark
This Escape Room BUNDLE includes:1) Lewis and Clark Escape Room2) Oregon Trail Escape Room3) California Gold Rush Escape Room The Westward Expansion Escape Rooms BUNDLE will take students on three separate secret missions around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts
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The 1849 California Gold Rush:  A Student Exploration on the Gold Rush!
The 1849 California Gold Rush: A Student Exploration on the Gold Rush! This Gold Rush lesson is included as part of the Westward Expansion and Manifest Destiny Unit, located here: Westward Expansion and Manifest Destiny Unit! Buy the Bundle and save a Bundle! ------------- In this highly-engag
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Gold Rush Series #1-6 Bundle Early Days Gold Fever Sea Routes Overland Routes...
Google classroom text files for students just added!Problem: LeAnn and I (the teachers behind Thank A Teacher) love the California Gold Rush. That shouldn't be a problem except we have way too much information! Sometimes too much of a good thing leaves us feeling a little overwhelmed. LeAnn does her
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California Gold Rush ESCAPE ROOM Activity - Westward Expansion
The California Gold Rush Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about the mass immigration called the Gold Rush. The California Gold Rush Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes.

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California Gold Rush
This packet will give you and your students everything they need to research and learn about the California Gold Rush. Use this packet with the Internet, your social studies textbook, or trade books - it can be used with any curriculum! This resource will help your students enhance their research
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Geometry Activity Project GOLD RUSH -Explore Lines, Shapes, Area, and Perimeter
Exploring Lines, Shapes, Area, and Perimeter Geometry GOLD RUSH GOLD FEVER! The date is January 24, 1848. The location is Sutter’s Mill, on the American River, Sacramento Valley. Early that morning, a California settler named James Marshall was building a sawmill along the American River, when so
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California Gold Rush Simulation - Gold Rush Day!
This is a California Gold Rush Simulation perfect for a day of Gold Rush fun! There are five activities set for twenty minutes. In all, the activities should take a little over an hour and a half. This activity pairs with with The California Gold Rush Investigation and is perfect as an end of un
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California Gold Rush Brochure Project
This activity is a great way to wrap up your unit of study on the California Gold Rush. This project can be used for classwork, homework, a culmination assessment to your social studies unit, group assignment, or just for a fun social studies activity! This is meant to be a print and go activity, wi
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California Gold Rush Extension Menu with Research-Based Activities
Let's Head West for the Gold Rush!!! A nine section extension menu for students to use when studying the Californi Gold Rush! A great way to get students to research, write creatively, and make a variety of presentations. There is a lot of differentiation here, students can choose on their own, w
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Gold Rush: Classroom Escape Room for Grades 3-4
Gold Rush is meant to be completed “Escape Room” style. Students are given 5 tasks to complete during the day. All tasks meet 3rd and 4th grade math standards and are meant to be completed in teams. In my classroom, we broke the students into 5 groups. Students are told that they need to complete al

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Manifest Destiny: Oregon Territory, Mexican-American War, California Gold Rush
Manifest Destiny: the Oregon Territory, the Mexican-American War, the California Gold Rush, and More This lesson teaches students about Manifest Destiny and its impact on America. The major themes of this lesson are the dispute over the Oregon Territory, the Mexican-American War, and the California
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Gold Rush Math Word Problems 4th Grade Scavenger Hunt (Add., Sub., Mult., Div.)
Students will have a great time solving 20 multistep word problems relating to the California Gold Rush! Play indoors or outside, just copy cards and answer sheet and you are set! Students can work individually or in partners. Concepts include addition and subtraction of large numbers, multiplicatio
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Gold Rush Unit (California, Here We Come!)
Thank you so much for your consideration of this 125-page supplemental resource pack. These gold rush activities are designed to improve the critical thinking, creative thinking, communication, research skills, and affective thinking of your students. This is a great resource for use in the regula
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California Gold Rush Activity Poster
California Gold Rush.... Poster Activity bling, bling :-) Let your students show what they've learned about their studies of The California Gold Rush by using this 8.5 x 11 poster. This poster will look great hanging outside your classroom, and parents will enjoy reading them when they are sent ho
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California Gold Rush Internet Scavenger Hunt Activity
This internet scavenger hunt directs students to a website. Students will use the website about the California Gold Rush to answer questions provided on the worksheets. This is an awesome way to incorporate technology into your classroom! Includes: - 2 page internet scavenger hunt - answer key Thi
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Gold Rush Dice Simulation
Looking for a fun and interactive way to teach your students about the California Gold Rush? This one-day simulation is an easy way to allow students to "live" the life of a Pioneer during the gold rush. Product includes: Teacher Directions, Simulation Station Cards and Directions, Recording Sheet,
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Gold Rush Series #1:  The Early Days
Problem: LeAnn and I (the teachers behind Thank A Teacher) love the California Gold Rush. That shouldn't be a problem except we have way too much information! Sometimes too much of a good thing leaves us feeling a little overwhelmed. LeAnn does her Gold Rush unit near the end of the school year whic

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Westward Expansion, the Land Rush, and The Gold Rush-A Collection of Webquests
This collection of three webquests provides a comprehensive look at the expansion of the United States into the wild west. The first Webquest covers Westward Expansion. The second WebQuest covers the Homestead Act and the land rush. The third WebQuest covers The California Golf Rush. From sooners
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