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Learning About the Gold Rush in Coloma

Blog Type:  Lower School
Date Posted:  Monday, October 22, 2018

For three days, fourth graders went to a camp in the Sierra foothills where gold was first found over 160 years ago. The gold rush is one of the topics that 4th graders study in American history. Going to Coloma allows students to vividly experience what this important part of California history was like.

Watch a video of the students' experience in Coloma.