Henry Ford and the Model T: A Case Study in Productivity (Part 1)

Students examine how Henry Ford changed modern manufacturing. They create a flow chart showing how specialization in an assembly line can increase productivity. Using the chart, they develop and test recommendations for improving the productivity given different scenerios. They compare and contrast the assembly line process with the cottage industry approach.

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Grade
6th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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