Waters of Gold
Chinese Immigration (p. 828)
Use the Web sites below to complete the following activity.
"Waters of Gold" is a story that was passed on by Chinese immigrants. The first Chinese newcomers to the United States worked for some of the first railroad companies in California and Texas. With a group of classmates, find out more about Chinese Immigration to the United States. First, brainstorm questions about the topic and make a sequence chart like the one shown on page 828 of your book. Use encyclopedias, computer databases, and books to find out details. Then present your findings in a group report.