• Artist rendering of Pioneer Square during Klondike Gold Rush

    Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit

    National Historical Park Washington

Seattle's Stake in the Klondike Gold Rush

A 3rd - 6th grade Integrated Curriculum
 
 


LESSON
Lesson 1: Background Information HTML PDF
Lesson 2: Setting the Scene HTML PDF
Lesson 3: Field Trip HTML PDF
Lesson 4: Biographies of Klondikers Stampeders HTML PDF
Lesson 5: Making a Miner's License HTML PDF
Lesson 6: Creating Paper Doll Character HTML PDF
Lesson 7: Journal Writing HTML PDF
Lesson 8: Gimmicks/Inventions HTML PDF
Lesson 9: Shopping for Supplies in Seattle HTML PDF
Lesson 10: Map Day HTML PDF
Lesson 11: Journey to Skagway HTML PDF
Lesson 12: Postcard from Skagway HTML PDF
Lesson 13: Which Route to Take? HTML PDF
Lesson 14: Hauling supplies up the Chilkoot Trail HTML PDF
Lesson 15: Building Boats HTML PDF
Lesson 16: Crisis on the Yukon River HTML PDF
Lesson 17: Arrival in Dawson HTML PDF
Lesson 18: Panning for Gold HTML PDF
Lesson 19: The Adventure; A Look Back HTML PDF

Did You Know?

Chilkoot pass line of stampeders

Of the 70,000 stampeders who started for the gold fields, around 35,000 would make it to the Klondike region. Few would ever stake their own claims.