4th Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities
2. Read Facts and Did You Know?. Answer the questions in the spaces below.
a. Where do you find gold?
b. What is panning?
c. What is a nugget?
d. What is Fool’s Gold?
3. On a separate sheet of paper, write a journal entry about what you think life was like for a miner during the Gold Rush.
For a virtual tour about the Gold Rush, go to http://www.museumca.org/goldrush/.