Gold Rush : hands-on projects about mining the riches of California

by Quasha, Jennifer.

Format: Print Book 2001
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of McKeesport Children Non Fiction J 979.4 Qu28
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 979.4 Qu28
 
 
Penn Hills Library Juvenile j 745.5 QUA
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile
 
Call Number  j 745.5 QUA
 
 
Summary
In Great Social Studies Projects, history comes to life! Child-friendly hands-on projects with clear step-by-step, photo-illustrated instructions accompany informative, fact-filled text. With this series, information is immediately linked with hands-on projects, offering flexibility with regards to different learning styles, as well as immediate reinforcement of the information that is being presented. Utilizing listening skills, reading skills, cognitive ability, and creativity, Great Social Studies Projects will ensure that every child has a positive and fun learning experience.

Kids can make a banking house, a gold mining pan, a gold-rush diorama, and more with this exciting book about our country's rush for gold in the California hills.

Additional Information
Series Quasha, Jennifer. Great social studies projects.
Subjects Frontier and pioneer life -- Study and teaching -- California -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- California.
Handicraft.
California -- Gold discoveries -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
California -- Gold discoveries.
Publisher New York :PowerKids Press,2001
Edition 1st ed.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
ISBN 0823957055 (alk. paper)
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