5th Grade Georgia GPS Aligned Interactive Notebook Activity.
Students will draw a picture of what the person/group is famous for and answer two questions relation to their influence to the turn of the century.
SS5H3 The student will describe how life changed in America at the turn of the century.
a.Describe the role of the cattle trails in the late 19th century; include the Black Cowboys of Texas, the Great Western Cattle Trail, and the Chisholm Trail.
b.Describe the impact on American life of the Wright brothers (flight), George Washington Carver (science), Alexander Graham Bell (communication), and Thomas Edison (electricity).
c.Explain how William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt expanded America’s role in the world; include the Spanish-American War and the building of the Panama Canal.