Turn of the Century Task Cards (SS5H1, SS5H1a, SS5H1b, SS5H1c, SS5H1d)

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The objective of this activity is for students to be able to: Describe how lifechanged 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 Wrightbrothers (flight), George Washington Carver (science), Alexander Graham Bell (communication), and ThomasEdison (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.

d. Describe the reasons people immigrated to the United States, from where they emigrated, and where they settled.

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