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What Your Child is Learning in Unit 1: "People and Places"

Your child will explore California's geography and the history of its first settlers. The first chapter gives an overview of the state's four major regions: coast, Central Valley, mountain, and desert. In the second chapter, your child will learn how this diverse environment helped support the cultures of the earliest Californians.

Activities You Can Do at Home to Support Your Child's Learning

Chapter 1 Geography of California

Chapter 2 The First Californians


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