Yahoo! There be gold in them thare ‘ilz! Are your children learning about the California Gold Rush? Are they interested in prospecting? How about this, do they know how gold was mined during the gold rush? Do they know when the gold rush started? If you would like to get the answers to these questions and more, then I have just the learning pack for them in my lapbook series which is a study guide for the book: What Was the Gold Rush by Joan Holub as illustrated by Tim Tomkinson. In this lapbook your child or student will find all sorts of facts, illustrations, and explanations as to what the California Gold Rush was. I think that this book is perfect for children and students in the 1st through 5th grades.
I created this All About the Gold Rush Lapbook book study to be 10 lessons that I spread out over a two week period; however, if you wanted to read more than one chapter a day you certainly could complete this lapbook in one week. To complete this lapbook you will need to purchase the book What Was the Gold Rush by Joan Holub as illustrated by Tim Tomkinson.
All of the lapbook elements are provided so that you can organize yours as you see fit. Simply cut out the elements and attach them to your lapbook shell in any manner or order that you wish. The elements are designed so that your child or student in the 1st through 5th grades can put as much details, pictures, or explanation as you require of them.
If you would like some more lapbook fun then I would love for you to take a look at some of my other lapbooks as well:
- The Life of Walt Disney Lapbook (E.H.M. Lapbook Series)
- Who is Sacagawea Lapbook (E.H.M. Lapbook Series)
- Poppins Book Nook (Monthly Themed Series)
- Pack Your Bags and Follow Me (Monthly Series)
- Introduction to Greek Mythology Lapbook
- Ireland Lapbook
This printable, like most of my other printable creations, is available through my E.H.M. Member’s Only Website. What can I find at your members only website? You can expect printable curriculum, unit studies, activity packs, and more (there is a FREE catalog to flip through) for a $15.00 one-time lifetime fee! Perfect for teachers, homeschoolers, and parents looking for classroom and after school enrichment. Please click http://www.enchantedhomeschoolingmom.com/HERE to find out how you can join my Member’s Only Website!
E.H.M. Lapbook Series
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