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Using The Ox Cart Man to Illustrate the Life of a Working Family in Early 19th Century New England
Third graders discuss the farming life in 19th century New England. In this New England activity, 3rd graders watch a DVD and listen to a story describing this time period. They answer questions and create a Venn Diagram poster showing...
Farming Tools of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
Third graders explore the use of farming implements. In this colonial America lesson, 3rd graders examine and compare the farming tools and tasks of the 18th and 19th centuries as well as today. Students collaborate to present skits that...
Instruments of Change: Using the McCormick-International Harvester Poster Collection in the Classroom
9th - 12th
Students develop analytical skills by critically examining an advertising poster from the McCormick-International Harvester Collection. The process suggest the various perspectives and values held by people during the late 19th century.
Shoe Making in Essex County before the Industrial Revolution
K - 5th
Students investigate the business of shoes in the 18th century. In this occupations lesson, students investigate New England in the 18th and 19th century and the shoe business that many women found themselves working in. Students...