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Review Game: American Industrial Revolution
So what were some of the reasons the industrial revolution began in America? REview some of the causes of the Industrial Revolution like, the cotton gin, textile mills, ports, and transportation. There are a total of nine questions. Tip:...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
The Timeline Project
This is a great idea for any social studies classroom to incorporate throughout the year as an ongoing project! Line your walls with a continuous strip of butcher paper to design a large timeline that you can add to as you cover...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Discover the motivations and policies of progressive presidents Theodore Roosevelt, William Taft, and Woodrow Wilson in the United States at the turn of the twentieth century. The video discusses how the presidents handled the domestic...
15 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Engineering: The Erie Canal Lock System
Fourth graders construct a KWL chart about the Erie Canal. They observe a plastic replica of it and then visit a web site displaying an animated version of how a lock works. Students create timelines covering the canal's construction and...
4th Technology & Engineering