Cruzar el océano: La inmigración a California (Crossing Oceans: Immigrating to California) 6-Pack

  • Grade: 4
  • Lexile: 670L
  • Guided Reading Level: V
  • Item: 111442
  • ISBN: 9780743913324
  • Language: Spanish

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

This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a content-area focused lesson plan.