This product is a four page student handout to coincide with the video:
The Men Who Built America , The Men Who Built America, Disk One, Part II: Oil Strike and follow up class discussion with guided notes.
The first two handouts are divided into three portions with sentence stems within the guided notes for students to view the video and document content.
First clip- Cornelius Vanderbilt Negotiates with John D. Rockefeller [1:46-4:00]
Second clip: Standard Oil Corporation Formed [9:16-14:46]
Third clip: John D. Rockefeller attempts to Monopolize the Oil Industry [14:46-21:06]
The video is NOT provided in this product There is an answer key included in the product.
The second part of the lesson is a set of guided notes pertaining to The Rise of Big Business: Robber Barons or Captains of Industry
The notes continue that to follow deal with The Steel Industry, Andrew Carnegie, Philanthropists, and Government Relations. The handout is ready to print and includes political cartoons and an answer key.
This is a two page PDF file - ready to print and use with your class to coincide with clips from the video and class discussion to follow.