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    • Thumb image for Gold Discovered in CaliforniaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Gold Discovered in California

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on the California gold rush of the mid-nineteenth century. A classroom activity is featured...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Teacher CyberGuide: "By the Great Horn Spoon"

      Grades: 4
      Subjects: United States History, Technology, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, English-Language Arts and 5 additional..
      This unit of instruction, found on the SCORE CyberGuide Web site, is a supplementary, standards-based, Web-delivered resource ce...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for California As I Saw It: First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      California As I Saw It: First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States, United States History, History-Social Science, Geography, California
      California As I Saw It: First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900 consists of texts and illustrations of 19...
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    • Thumb image for I Hear the Locomotives: The Impact of the Transcontinental RailroadResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      I Hear the Locomotives: The Impact of the Transcontinental Railroad

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: United States History, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Geography and 4 additional..
      In this four lesson unit, from EDSITEment, students analyze archival material in order to make connections between the arrival o...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Historical Figure: A MonologueResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Historical Figure: A Monologue

      Grades: TK/K to 4
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Theatre, Visual Arts
      In this ARTSEDGE lesson, students choose a famous person who was born in their state, research the person's contributions to his...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs from the FSA-OWI, 1935-1945Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs from the FSA-OWI, 1935-1945

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: World War II, United States History, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, History-Social Science, World History
      America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs from the FSA-OWI, 1935-1945 contains links to thousands of the mo...
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    • Thumb image for California Gold RushResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      California Gold Rush

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, History-Social Science, Visual Arts
      This online exhibit from the Oakland Museum of California provides numerous resources for the study of the California Gold Rush....
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Central Pacific Railroad - Photographic History MuseumResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Central Pacific Railroad - Photographic History Museum

      Grades: 4 to 7
      Subjects: History-Social Science
      A gigantic online "virtual museum" which includes thousands of digitally restored period stereoviews and photographs, engravings...
      Contributor: David Craig
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    • Thumb image for Map of North America from Xpeditions AtlasResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Map of North America from Xpeditions Atlas

      Grades: 1 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Geography
      This resource, found in the Xpeditions Atlas, is a printable map of North America. The maps available in the atlas allow the use...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Geography of PizzaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Geography of Pizza

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Geography, Mathematics
      In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students analyze Earth's surface according to the spatial elements of points, lines, and areas,...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Economic Spotter: Supply and Demand at the Gold RushResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Economic Spotter: Supply and Demand at the Gold Rush

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Economics
      In the lesson, from EconEdLink, students explore how the laws of supply and demand affected the California Gold Rush. This lesso...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Exploring Physical and Human Characteristics of Earth's SpacesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Exploring Physical and Human Characteristics of Earth's Spaces

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Geography, Earth & Space Science, Science
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students travel around the world on a visual scavenger hunt. They select a handful of important natur...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Charters of Freedom: The Declaration of IndependenceResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Charters of Freedom: The Declaration of Independence

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension
      NARA, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, features the Declaration of Independence as part of its exhibit on the ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for CaliforniaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      California

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Geography
      Read information about the physical and cultural geography of California in this National Geographic resource. A profile of the ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Gold Rush Fun FactsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Gold Rush Fun Facts

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      This resource, from Idaho State University, is part of a larger site about the California Gold Rush. This web page focuses on fu...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Western Expansion and Reform: A Forty-Niner Writes HomeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Western Expansion and Reform: A Forty-Niner Writes Home

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Economics
      This Web page, part of the Jump Back in Time section of the America s Story Web site, describes pioneer life during the Cali...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for California H/SS Course Model-Pre-Columbian Settlements and PeopleResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      California H/SS Course Model-Pre-Columbian Settlements and People

      Grades: 4
      Subjects: History-Social Science
      This California H/SS Course Model helps Students describe the social, political, cultural and economic life and interactions amo...
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    • Thumb image for Affidavit and Flyers from the Chinese Boycott CaseResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Affidavit and Flyers from the Chinese Boycott Case

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science, Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability
      Under Article I, Section 8, Clause 4, of the U.S. Constitution, the Congress is granted the power to establish an uniform Rule ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Affidavit and Flyers from the Chinese Boycott Case

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Geography, The Civil War & Reconstruction, California
      Affidavit and Flyers from the Chinese Boycott Case introduces students to one instance in which immigrants overcame the ramifica...
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    • Thumb image for Can We Keep the Lake Clean?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Can We Keep the Lake Clean?

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Geography, Earth & Space Science, Ecology & Ecosystems and 2 additional..
      This Xpeditions lesson introduces students to the water cycle by having them help draw a picture of a lake ecosystem, adding hum...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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