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Luther Burbank Virtual Museum

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http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/LBSite/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Welcome to the Luther Burbank Virtual Museum. Tour the home and gardens as they appear today or see how they looked when Mr. Burbank was alive. See all the plants that Luther Burbank developed and meet the people that he knew. There are also many interesting activities to do along the way. Standards 3.3.2 and 3.3.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2028

California Landmarks by County

http://www.california.worldweb.com/Photos/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here are hundreds of pictures of California. Select from Attractions, Buildings & Architecture, History & Culture, etc. Standards 3.3.0 and grade 4 general

Comments: This site can be a kick off place for a study of unique local or California history topics.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 532

Gold Rush: An American Experience

http://pbskids.org/wayback/goldrush/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This PBS site is a great source for pictures, maps, and text about the California Gold Rush made for kids. Standard 3.3.2 and 4.3.3

Comments: This site is fun and easy to explore. As in many PBS sites, enjoy it while it is here.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1397

Folsom History

http://www.folsomhistorymuseum.org/history.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is a brief look at Folsom's history from the Maidu Indians to El Dorado City of 1883. There was always something happening in the area, each new decade bringing with it new industry and new people. Standards 3.2.1, 3.2.3, 3.2.4, 3.3.2, and 3.5.1

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3676

Fort Ross

http://www.mcn.org/1/rrparks/fortross/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site by the California Park Service covers the history and the people involved with the creation of Fort Ross. It discusses the history of the Russians in California. Standard 3.3.1 and 4.3.1

Comments: The pictures show the fort today.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1278

History of the Bear Flag Revolt

http://www.vom.com/bearflag/histry2.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This website, developed for the 150th anniversary of Sonoma, California, provides great background on the Bear Flag Revolt. The bibliography links to pictures of original documents and flags. Standard 3.3.1 and 4.3.0

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1598

Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park

http://www.parks.sonoma.net/adobe.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This website, developed by the Petaluma State Historic Park, not only has pictures but it outlines a history of Vallejo's life in California. Standards 3.3.1 and 4.3.3

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2433

Ranch and Mission Days in Alta California

http://www.sfmuseum.org/hist2/rancho.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is a desription of the Spanish mission system from the point of view of Guadalupe Vallejo, neice of General Mariano G. Vallejo. Her view can be summarized by the following: "It seems to me that there never was a more peaceful or happy people on the face of the earth than the Spanish, Mexican, and Indian population of Alta California before the American conquest." Standards 3.3.1, 4.2.5 and 4.2.6

Comments: Here is a fascinating description of daily life at the missions from the Spanish settler perspective.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2569

Sonoma State Historic Park - Kids Section

http://www.napanet.net/~sshpa/kids.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This kid-friendly site provides information on the Sonoma Mission, the Blue Wing Inn, La Casa Grande, The Plaza, General Vallejo's Home, the Toscano Hotel, the Sonoma Barracks, the Bear flag, and General Vallejo. Standard 3.3.1 and 3.3.2

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2804

Assembly Historic Room Tour

http://www.assembly.ca.gov/tours/tour1/tour1.htm

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This is a tour of the restored offices of Attorney General, Secretary of State, Treasurer, and Governor of the State of California. Standards 3.3.2 and 4.3.5, and 4.5.4

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 325

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