California Gold Rush
From the Series Turning Points in U.S. History
In this book, early fluent readers will learn about the causes, main events, key players, and lasting impacts of the California gold rush. Interesting photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn about this important period in American history.
An infographic enhances understanding of the gold rush, and What Do You Think? sidebars encourage deeper inquiry. A timeline highlights key events and dates. California Gold Rush also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.
California Gold Rush is part of Jump!’s Turning Points in U.S. History series.
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Subject||History, Social Studies|
|Number of Pages||24|