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A Journey Through Time Curriculum

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Program Description

A Journey Through Time is a comprehensive, interactive program designed to complement 4th-grade standards while encouraging students to investigate the history of the Los Angeles region during the 1840s, 1870s, and 1920s. The program strives to develop students' awareness, understanding, and appreciation of social and cultural change; enhance their observation, critical thinking, and communication skills; and stimulate an interest in museums and history.


Program Materials and Resources

For your convenience, all of the Journey Through Time program materials and resources are available as PDF files. 

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To access fillable worksheets in Spanish, click here

Teacher Information

Comprehensive Activities

1840s Activities

1870s Activities

1920s Activities

Additional Handouts

  • A Kid's Guide to El Campo Santo can be used by classes that choose to take a self-guided tour of the cemetery before or after their Journey Through Time.