California university Chinatowns in California
Hotel A school California in California California sunset California coast 洛杉矶Los Angeles
e to the Hotel California Such a lovely place Such a lovely place Such a lovely face Plenty of room at the Hotel California Any time of year Any time of year You can find it here You can find it here
How much do you know about California? Eg: Where is California ? and the major cities of California ?
New York San Francisco
What do you know about the people in California ? People come from all over the Do you know why so many world, peoplehaving came different to California? customs.
The Native Indians
1.What’s the topic of this text? A. the culture of California B. the history of California C.the weather of California D. the history of USA
2.How many kinds of people are mentioned in this text? Most Recent Arrivals
The Spanish Russians
Most Recent Arrivals
The Spanish Russians
Native Americans :
1.How did the Europeans/first settlers travel to California ? 2.After the arrival of Europeans , the native Americans suffered a lot, why?
They crossed the Bering Strait in the Arctic to America by means of a land bridge which existed in prehistoric times.
The Bering Strait
The native American were killed or forced into slavery . In addition, Many died from the diseases brought by the Europeans.
Fill in the form:(note down an important events) 16th century 18th century in 1821
Spain soldiers arrived and took their land California was ruled by Spain California became part of Mexico
Mexico gave California to the United States
Influence: Today over 40% of Californians speak
Spanish as a first or second language
Do some T or F questions: 1.In the early 1800s, Russian hunters began settling in California. after the American-Mexican war, 2.In 1848, before gold was discovered in California. few of adventurers achieved their dream of 3.A lot becoming rich. 4.The first to arrive were South Europe and people Ameicans from the United States. 5.California become the thirty-first state of the United states of American in 1850.
Later arrivals and More recent arrivals
Chinese Italians Later Denmark arrivals Jewish Japanese Africans
Late 19th century
Moved from Mexico Build the railway Fished and made wine
Established a town By the 1920s Developed industry
At the beginning Of the 20th century
Farmed Worked in ship& aircraft industries
Worked in Computer industry
Recent Cambodians arrivals Koreans Vietnamese Laotians
Recent Immigrated decades Immigrated
Future Different parts Future
It is belived that the first settlers crossed the Bering by means of a land of bridge in Strait from Asia to Alaska__________ prehistoric times. After the Europeans arrived in the 16th century, thousands of them were killed or forced into slavery Spain ruled California, of _____. In the 18th century______ the first Spanish to go to California, the majority ______were religious men.In 1848, gold was discovered in California. Then adventurers from Europe,and Asia soon_______ followed , but many died or returned home, but most remained in make life for themselves.Chinese immigrants California to_____a began to arrive during the Gold Rush Period, a large _________ percentage have chosen to stay in the“Chinatown” of Los Angeles and San Francisco, and it is believed before long the mix of nationalities _________ will be so great that there will be mixture of no major racial or cultural groups, but simply a_______ many races and cultures.
Do you know why so many people came to California? California is a multicultural community
Because European, African and Asian people have been immigrating to A land of diversity------America California for the last 200 years. In addition, people were attracted by the good climate and the lifestyle.
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