Start a 10-Day Free Trial to Unlock the Full Review

Why Lesson Planet?

Find quality lesson planning resources, fast!
Share & remix collections to collaborate.
Organize your curriculum with collections. Easy!
Have time to be more creative & energetic with your students!

"I've Been Working on the Railroad" - Federal Land Grants and the Construction of the Illinois Central Railroad in Mid-nineteenth Century Illinois

Eleventh graders, in groups, design a self-sufficient community. Groups present the communities they've designed. They compare and contrast the communities presented. They research the theories of Johann Heinrich von Thunen online and re-evaluate their communities.

8 Views 2 Downloads
Resource Details

Grade
11th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
5 days
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
1 more...
Included Materials
  • Vocabulary