A Journey Across America: California, Student eBook
Author(s): RCL Benziger
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THE JOURNEY ACROSS AMERICA: CALIFORNIA, STUDENT EBOOK
This eBook presents a narrative history of California infused with a Catholic worldview. The eBook engages the student through colorful photos, maps, narrative writing, and thumbnail biographies.
GRADE RANGE: 4
Written by Catholic Textbook Project’s General Editor, Christopher Zehnder, A Journey Across America: California is the first of seven regional volumes coming out in 2018 and 2019. The Journey Across America series is written for the fourth grade. The book engages the student through colorful photos, maps, narrative writing, and thumbnail biographies.
- 1-Year License is non-transferrable
- 160 pages
Additional Series Products:
|A Journey Across America: California Student Textbook||A Journey Across America: California Student Workbook||A Journey Across America: California Teacher Manual|
Table of Contents
|From the Founding General Editor, CTP||x|
|Chapter 1 - The Discovery of California||1|
|Chapter 2 - California's First People||15|
|Chapter 3 - The Apostle of California||35|
|Chapter 4 - Spanish California||51|
|Chapter 5 - California Becomes Mexican||65|
|Chapter 6 - The Conquest of California||77|
|Chapter 7 - The Gold Rush||93|
|Chapter 8 - War, Mails, and Rails||105|
|Chapter 9 - A Time of Growth and Struggle||115|
|Chapter 10 - How Today's California Came to Be||131|
|Map of Spanish and Mexican Alta California||50|
|American California in the 19th Century||92|
|California in the 20th and 21st Centuries||130|