Through this purchase you will be receiving a lesson that you can use to teach Tennessee's Social Studies standard 5.37. You will be receiving a booklet that students can utilize while they conduct research on all of the famous inventors of the gilded age. A page of links and information is included at the end of the booklet to help you guide your students' research. Students will peruse the various websites to answer the questions found within the booklet.
Overall, this is a GREAT way to engage your students and help them learn about the contributions of inventors like Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, George Eastman, Henry Ford, George Washington Carver, Henry Bessemer, Gustavus Swift, Philip Armour, and Cornelius Vanderbilt. This will satisfy several standards, as well as meeting standard 5.37
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