Mimi inherits a gold mine-the Gold Bug! On summer break, Christina and Grant join their mystery book-writing grandmother and cowboy pilot grandfather, Papa, on an adventure to check out the mine and discover a mystery that could mean boom or bust! LOOK what's in this mystery - people, places, history, and more! Dahlonega Gold Rush (in Georgia) Ay California Gold Rush Ay James Marshall Ay Forty-Niners Ay Gold fever Ay Travel methods Ay Food Ay Claims and claim jumping Ay Price of goods Ay Gold mining (methods, tools, conditions) (especially panning) Ay Oregon Trail Ay Characteristics of and legends about gold Ay Role of Chinese in rush Ay Levi Strauss/jeans Ay Outcomes of journey Ay Yukon Gold Rush (in Alaska) Ay Role of women and children Ay Klondike gold Ay Golden Stairs on the Chilkoot Trail Ay Travel methods Ay White Pass Ay What happens after the gold rush Ay Fool's Gold Ay Vocabulary (tarmac, bank, hangar, controllers, taxi, runway) Ay Float planes Ay Gold Rush Museum, Dahlonega, GA Ay Alexander's restaurant, Bellingham, WA Ay Chinatown - Golden Dragon restaurant - Levi Strauss Company, San Francisco, CA Ay Space Needle and Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Seattle, WA. Like all of Carole Marsh Mysteries, this mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that will keep kids begging for more! This mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, built-in book club and activities. Below is the Reading Levels Guide for this book: Grade Levels: 3-6 Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 4.9 Accelerated Reader Points: 2 Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 115541 Lexile Measure: 760 Fountas a Pinnell Guided Reading Level: Q Developmental Assessment Level: 40Below is the Reading Levels Guide for this book: Grade Levels: 3-6 Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 4.9 Accelerated Reader Points: 2 Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 115541 Lexile Measure: 760 Fountas aamp; Pinnell Guided Reading Level: Q ...
|Title||:||The "Gosh Awful" Gold Rush Mystery|
|Publisher||:||Gallopade International - 2010-01-01|