Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment

Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
Inventions Primary Source Analysis and Creative Writing Assignment
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Students read an account of the invention of the air conditioner and how it was initially received by the public, then answer 4 questions. They then pick an invention from 1850-1950 and write a similar article (balancing historical accuracy and creativity). The handout includes clear and thorough instructions as to what the students must include in their own articles. A points distribution is included. This is great for a sub and answers are included where appropriate!

Sample questions include:
-How was life different before air conditioning? Provide one example directly from the text and infer one other example.
-Who developed and installed the first air conditioner?

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