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Cruzar el océano: La inmigración a California (Crossing Oceans: Immigrating to California)

  • Age Range: 8-12
  • Grade: 4
  • Lexile: 670L
  • Guided Reading Level: V
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Reading Level: 4.9
  • Item: 111399
  • ISBN: 9780743912785
  • Language: Spanish
  • Dewey: 979.404
  • Pages: 32
Description

California grew by leaps and bounds between the Gold Rush and 1900. People from different backgrounds emigrated to California from across America and around the world in search of a new life. This primary source reader focuses on immigration in California from the time of the Gold Rush to the end of the 19th century.

Ignite a curiosity about California's rich history through primary sources such as maps, letters, images, and photographs. This Spanish book will help English language learners achieve social studies literacy. Features include:

  • Text features such as a glossary, index, captions, sidebars, and table of contents increase comprehension and build academic vocabulary
  • Translate It! culminating activity challenges students to determine the meaning of signs written in Chinese
  • Your Turn! activity challenges students to analyze a political cartoon
  • Read and Respond provides post-reading questions that develop critical thinking
Retail Price: $9.99
School Library Price: $7.49
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