Cruzar el océano: La inmigración a California
Guided Rd. Level V
Interest Level 3-6
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
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