Gold rush

Gold Rush Trading Post - teach about miners, gold rush, pan for "gold" and let them spend their gold at the trading post

Gold Rush Trading Post - teach about miners, gold rush, pan for "gold" and let them spend their gold at the trading post

This is a Sign for "The Gold Rush in California"  The Gold Rush is an important milestone to our American History.

This is a Sign for "The Gold Rush in California" The Gold Rush is an important milestone to our American History.

Sutters Mill - Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park - James W. Marshall discovered gold in 1848 on the South Fork of the American River in the valley the Nisenan Indians knew as Cullumah. This event led to the greatest mass movement of people in the Western Hemisphere and was the spark that ignited the spectacular growth of the West during the ensuing decades.

Barkerville, Cariboo Gold Rush in British Columbia, Canada

Sutters Mill - Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park - James W. Marshall discovered gold in 1848 on the South Fork of the American River in the valley the Nisenan Indians knew as Cullumah. This event led to the greatest mass movement of people in the Western Hemisphere and was the spark that ignited the spectacular growth of the West during the ensuing decades.

Art with Mrs Baker: Grade 5 Gold Rush Artworks

Art with Mrs Baker: Grade 5 Gold Rush Artworks

Panning for GOLD! spray paint rocks gold poke holes in a pie plate fill a kiddie pool with dirty water and "gold" and let kids pan for gold.

Panning for GOLD! spray paint rocks gold poke holes in a pie plate fill a kiddie pool with dirty water and "gold" and let kids pan for gold.

Gold Rush Theme Classroom Door. Goldmine cart and old gold rush ads found on the Internet.

Gold Rush Theme Classroom Door. Goldmine cart and old gold rush ads found on the Internet.

Super-engaging PowerPoint presentation on the California Gold Rush! Lots of great visuals and focused-text to keep your students engaged in your lesson!

California Gold Rush PowerPoint Presentation

Super-engaging PowerPoint presentation on the California Gold Rush! Lots of great visuals and focused-text to keep your students engaged in your lesson!

Two of my nephews (in one family) have birthdays a few days apart so they have a combined birthday party with family. The theme this year for their 8th and 12th birthdays was Wild West / Gold Rush....

Two of my nephews (in one family) have birthdays a few days apart so they have a combined birthday party with family. The theme this year for their 8th and 12th birthdays was Wild West / Gold Rush....

Photo 26 of 71: Western/Country Cowgirl / Birthday "Western Cowgirl" | Catch My Party

Western/Country Cowgirl Birthday Party Ideas

Photo 26 of 71: Western/Country Cowgirl / Birthday "Western Cowgirl" | Catch My Party

YouTube - California Gold Rush 1849 - a 1st person perspective

YouTube - California Gold Rush 1849 - a 1st person perspective

It can be difficult for students to relate to the frustration of the Australian Gold rush diggers in the lead up to the Eureka Stockade in 1854. This game has been designed to help your Year 5 HASS students gain an understanding by experiencing the corruption of the Troopers, the difficulty of making money on the goldfields and the expensive price of licence fees.

It can be difficult for students to relate to the frustration of the Australian Gold rush diggers in the lead up to the Eureka Stockade in 1854. This game has been designed to help your Year 5 HASS students gain an understanding by experiencing the corruption of the Troopers, the difficulty of making money on the goldfields and the expensive price of licence fees.

Gold Rush Activities and Projects are fun and engaging with this California Gold Rush Interactive Notebook Unit! 4th grade students through middle school students love learning about this part of the Westward Expansion! Gold Rush bulletin board, timeline lesson, and writing activities help make this unit complete!

Gold Rush Interactive Notebook and Mini Unit

Gold Rush Activities and Projects are fun and engaging with this California Gold Rush Interactive Notebook Unit! 4th grade students through middle school students love learning about this part of the Westward Expansion! Gold Rush bulletin board, timeline lesson, and writing activities help make this unit complete!

Are you looking for a meaningful way to integrate writing in your social studies classroom?  Try historical journals!  A great way to integrate narrative writing and history!

Classroom DIY: Pioneer Journals

Are you looking for a meaningful way to integrate writing in your social studies classroom? Try historical journals! A great way to integrate narrative writing and history!

Gold Rush interactive. Take the role of a miner in Ballarat in 1865. You will need to make decisions and purchases.

Gold Rush interactive. Take the role of a miner in Ballarat in 1865. You will need to make decisions and purchases.

California Gold Rush Printables | gold rush

California Gold Rush Printables | gold rush

PBS KIDS GO! Has great resources. This one is on the California Gold Rush

PBS KIDS GO! Has great resources. This one is on the California Gold Rush

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