Included in this download are materials needed to play a gold rush game with your students to teach about the spread of “Gold Fever.”
You will receive a PowerPoint with step-by-step instructions for how to group students, assign jobs, and play the game from start to finish. You will also receive necessary game cards and materials, teacher instructions for preparations needed before class starts, and a reflection sheet for students to complete and discuss when the game ends.
This resource may help your students before playing the Gold Rush Game:
Brainpop Gold Rush Worksheets
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