Includes Nine one-page Reading Passages covering the Transcontinental Railroad, Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railroads, Emigrant Workers, Promontory Point. Contains 9 pages of Comprehension Questions, Classroom and Enrichment Activities, 36 Bingo Cards, 24 Word and Clue Cards, Graphic Organizers, and Teacher's Keys.
This Bundled product contains informational text and fun activities for your unit on the Transcontinental Railroad. The building of the Transcontinental Railroad was an important part of American history. Beginning in 1863, workers on the Central Pacific Railroad and Union Pacific Railroad began work on what many would consider to be a remarkable achievement in engineering.
This product is a bundle of my three Transcontinental Railroad Products:
Wild, Wild West Careers - Transcontinental Railroad
Reading Comprehension - Transcontinental Railroad
Reading Passages and Bingo - Transcontinental Railroad
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This product is perfect for SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for CLOSE READING with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included). THIS LESSON INCLUDES READING PASSAGES, ACTIVITIES, REVIEW GAME, WORKSHEET AND TEACHER’S KEY.
Reading Passages include the following topics:
There are nine pages of informational text about the topic: The Transcontinental Railroad. The passages cover the following topics:
• East Coast to West Coast
• The Central Pacific Railroad
• The Union Pacific Railroad
• All in a Day’s Work
• Life on the Job
• Who Were the Workers? Central Pacific Railroad
• Who Were the Workers? Union Pacific Railroad
• Promontory Summit
• Interesting Facts About the Transcontinental Railroad
This Bundle also includes BINGO cards and clues:
BINGO is a fun way to review new concepts and vocabulary words. The words in this BINGO set relate to the topic of Transcontinental Railroads and makes the perfect review for the nine pages of informational text that are included in this product. The passages can also be used for CLOSE READING, using any non-fiction graphic organizer. Great for use by Substitute Teachers!
36 Unique Bingo Cards (18 pages with two cards per sheet)
The Caller’s Tracking Sheet
24 Calling Cards Containing Words and Clues
This BUNDLE includes the following CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES:
Primary Source Picture and analysis
Race to Build the Transcontinental Railroad!
Job Application – Transcontinental Railroad Worker
Review Game: True or False?
Gold Spike Craft
Transcontinental Railroad Activity Suggestions
Map the Route!
Create a Newspaper!
I have also included five non-fiction Graphic Organizers and a suggested reading list.
Download the preview to get a feel for my writing style as well as the detailed description of the activities!
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BUNDLE - TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD
by Sarah Peterson
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