This product will engage ALL your students! They will be able to pan for gold, bake biscuits, use their interactive notebook, practice comprehension skills, design and draw an advertisement and MORE! This unit can be used as 1-2 activities per day OR used in a 2 day Gold Rush Exploration Station Day!
-Teacher page with thorough instructions
-Close read with student work + an interactive notebook entry
-Panning for gold activity directions (extra supplies needed)
-Biscuit recipe for sourdough AND buttermilk biscuits along with an paragraph for the teacher to read about how these connect to the gold rush
-2 comprehension question pages to accompany the picture books: "Levi Strauss and Blue Jeans" and "Levi Strauss Gets a Bright Idea"
-A crossword puzzle that focuses on key vocabulary
-An art assignment instructing students to design an advertisement
History will come alive for your students in this interactive bundle!