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Social Studies: History of the World's Fairs
9th - Higher Ed
Students examine the creation of World's Fairs and determine which one was the greatest. In groups, they research the St. Louis and Chicago World's Fairs focusing on new products, major buildings, notable attractions, and new inventions...
Only What You Can Take There and Back Again...A Problematic Situation for Of Mice and Men
8th - 9th
Beans? Blankets? Books? As you gear up to read John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men, consider having your class members complete a problematic situation activity. Participants rank 22 items in order of importance. They then must consider...
Thomas Edison: The Wizard of Menlo Park
1st - 6th CCSS: Designed
What would change in your daily life due to a power outage? Here, learners explore the inventions brought to us by the one and only, Thomas Edison, and imagine a day without them. Scholars take part in a grand conversation and write a...
Thomas Edison's Inventions in the 1900s and Today: From "New" to You!
3rd - 5th
Students research types of technology available to Americans at the beginning of the 20th century and compare the style of living to modern times. They identify Thomas Edison's contributions to technology and their own current lifestyles.
Jazz and World War II: A Rally to Resistance, A Catalyst for Victory
9th - 12th
Students examine the impact of WWII on the development of jazz music and consider how jazz music helped to boost morale of both soldiers and those left at home. They identify the function of jazz as a cultural export and discuss its...