Station 1: Achieving The Impossible
Learn about Theodore Judah, surveyor and map maker for the Transcontinental Railroad, and make your own map!
Station 2: Overcoming Obstacles
Learn about the Chinese Railroad Workers and share your thoughts on Flip Grid! You can also make your own dried fruits and vegetables!
Station 3: DONE! The Gold Spike Ceremony - Matching Activity
Read about the Gold Spike Ceremony then test your memory with a matching game!
Station 3: DONE! The Gold Spike Ceremony - Writing Activity
Pretend you are a reporter at the Gold Spike Ceremony on May 10, 1869. Write a story or make a video about the day’s events and share it on Flip Grid!
Station 4: Safety and Comfort on The Rails
Learn about railroad inventors and make an invention yourself! Share your invention on Flip Grid.
Station 5: Feeding a Growing Nation
Design your own fruit crate label or postcard that shows the amazing fruits and vegetables produced in California!