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Gold Rush DBQ

Gold Rush DBQ
Gold Rush DBQ
Gold Rush DBQ
Gold Rush DBQ
Gold Rush DBQ
Gold Rush DBQ
Gold Rush DBQ
Gold Rush DBQ
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Students will answer this essential question- HOW DID THE DISCOVERY OF CALIFORNIA GOLD AFFECT THE UNITED STATES?

Students will exam and analyze documents on the following topics:
1. Mining
2. Immigration
3. Discrimination and Prejudice
4. Transportation
5. Boom towns and Statehood

Finally, students will choose between two different writing assignment in which they will write a letter from the perspective of someone who lived in California during the Gold Rush, such as a Mexican American, a Chinese or European immigrant, an American pioneer or from the perspective of a Native American Indian who lived in California during the Gold Rush.

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8 pages
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Teaching Duration
55 minutes
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