4th Grade Thematic Grid & Resources:

Overview: 4th grade covers California History . 4th graders will start with Native Californians, move into Spanish Rule, The Gold Rush & Western movement,  and continue  up into 20th century CA. The students will learn about influential Californians and landmarks as well. This is a great year to learn about such a great state!

4th grade History Time Line

CA History Thematic Outline and List of Resources

Past Thematic Grid (dates are not accurate)

Literature Packets:

By The Great Horn Spoon

Island of the Blue Dolphins

Tales of a 4th Grade Nothing