How much gold was produced during the most productive year of the California Gold Rush? How much would that gold be worth in today's market? Using critical thinking and math practice skills, your students will find the answers to these key questions.
Included in this packet are Enduring Understandings, Essential Questions and Objectives, a clear and concise lesson plan and worksheets, as well as Common Core Standards.
This lesson typically takes my 4th grade students approximately 1 hour to complete.