A great introduction or extension project for a unit on the late 19th and early 20th century in the United States.
Students will follow step-by-step instructions on researching an invention from this time period and create posters promoting the product. Students will examine the different inventions from this time period and then research the impact of those inventions on everyday life. They will get to see how life drastically changed during the Industrial Revolution and how the Industrial Revolution helped shape the United States.
Includes graphic organizer and grading rubric.