This product contains five reading passages about California. There are passages about::
- California (an overview)
- The Golden Gate
- The California Gold Rush
- Movies (how movies came to be made in Hollywood)
Students will learn interesting facts like:
- Did you know there was an earthquake while building the Golden Gate?
- Did you know Redwoods are big enough to drive a tree through?
- Did you know that the gold found in San Francisco was supposed to remain a secret?
- Did you know that people moved movie making to California so they wouldn't get in trouble with Thomas Edison?
Students will learnt these facts and so many more.
All reading passages contain comprehension questions.