20th Century Transportation
Students construct timeline of transportation over the last century using information from historic photographs and outside resources.
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Transportation in the 1800's and 1900's
Youngsters take a look at methods of transportation in Colorado during the 19th and 20th centuries. They look at how transportation in cities changed during these times, and how transportation affected the way Coloradans lived. They use...
4th - 5th Social Studies & History
Transportation in Large Cities
Learners analyze a historic photograph which shows them many varieties of transportation in Denver, Colorado from the early 20th century. Pupils identify the many differences in the modes of transportation in the photograph compared to...
4th - 6th Social Studies & History
Reading a Timeline
Sometimes the most important details of an informational text aren't within the text at all. Teach your class how to read timeline with a set of activities that prompts them to find specific dates and events on the timelines, as well as...
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Henry Ford's "Fear of Change"
As the inventor of one of the most iconic inventions of our time, Henry Ford was afraid of the changes his creation would spark in the American people and the way the current transportation system would be affected. Read an article...
3rd - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Sort it Out- Transportation: Is it the 19th or 20th Century?
Fifth graders sort pictures of types of transportation. In this turn of the century lesson plan, 5th graders view pictures of transportation from the 19th and 20th centuries, sort the pictures into their appropriate category, and...
5th Social Studies & History
You Can Order Any Color, So Long As It's Black!
Students discuss life of Henry Ford and creation of moving assembly line, explore major change in transportation that was embodied in Model T Ford, and develop advertisements for Model T that would appeal to buyers in early years of 20th...
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History
Having Fun: Leisure and Entertainment at the Turn of the 20th Century
Learners inquire about the history of enterntainment and flim. The development of the modern industry of entertainment is done from reflecting upon its roots and background. The discussion is leading to answering how Americans have...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History