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By Michelle R. Prather

California grew by way of leaps and limits among the gold rush and 1900. humans from diverse backgrounds emigrated to California from throughout the United States and around the globe looking for new lives. this first resource reader makes a speciality of immigration in California from the time of the gold rush to the top of the 19th century. basic resource records let scholars to work out diverse issues of view, and aid scholars examine the area and present concerns with a historic lens. This informational textual content builds literacy and social reviews content material wisdom by utilizing fascinating basic resources like maps, letters, photos, political cartoons, and images. crucial textual content gains contain a thesaurus, index, captions, sidebars, and desk of contents to construct educational vocabulary and bring up knowing. The Your flip! task demanding situations scholars to hook up with a first-rate resource via a writing job, and Translate It! immerses scholars within the content material via various, enticing actions regarding the content material. Aligned to the nationwide Council for Social stories (NCSS) and different nationwide and country criteria, the e-book is leveled to aid above-, below-, and on-level beginners. discover California's wealthy heritage with this enticing grade four book!

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