Cotton Production and Milling

Students examine cotton production and milling. They compete in a hand-ginning contest to realize how difficult it was to separate the seeds from the fibers of cotton. They discuss why Eli Whitney's cotton gin was an important invention.

5th - 6th Social Studies & History 13 Views 33 Downloads
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