California Gold Rush of 1849 - Webquest with Key - This 6 page document contains a webquest and teachers key related to the basics of the California Gold Rush of 1849 in America. It contains 17 questions from the history.com website.
Your students will learn about the early history of the California Gold Rush of 1849 in the United States. It covers all of the major people, themes and events of the California Gold Rush of 1849. Specifically, your students will learn about the discovery of gold in California in 1848, the establishment of California as a state, and much more! A great tool to teach the history of the California Gold Rush of 1849 and its importance in the history of the United States.
The teachers key is detailed and will make marking the webquest or going over it with your students easy and simple.
Would also make a great activity for a substitute or for homework if students have access to the internet at home! A great activity to learn about the history of the California Gold Rush of 1849.