GOLD IS DISCOVERED IN CALIFORNIA! Students will have the opportunity to learn what life was like in the Gold Fields. They will discover the importance of Sutter’s Mill, learn different types of gold panning, and mining techniques including using explosives! They will learn vocabulary words, journal and draw the gold rush experience, and have a great adventure.
A Lapbook is a hands-on method for students to visually learn about the subject material being taught. The Lapbook can be held in the student’s lap, so…that’s how we got the name Lapbook!