Point of Inquiry Student Toolbox

Students walking up the stairs at Fort Point
Students walking up the stairs of Fort Point

A key component of Point of Inquiry (and Behind the Bricks) is learning about the different people who lived in or near the fort. Here is the background reading for your students to begin to paint a picture of daily life, and gain a deeper understanding of what drew individuals to San Francisco during the Gold Rush.

Last updated: February 22, 2020

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