HISTORY Through the Ages
Time Travelers American History Study:
The Industrial Revolution through the Great Depression


HISTORY Through the Ages Time Travelers American History StudyThe Industrial Revolution through the Great Depression

....America Enters a Modern Age!

Our history studies are designed to create a hands-on learning experience that drives the lessons home in a fun way! Our sixth in the series, The Industrial Revolution through the Great Depression, contains 25 lessons that can spread across 5-10 weeks, covering several eras and witnessing changes in American history as it reached a modern age—over 70 years of history, from the 1860s through 1939! Topics include: The Transcontinental Railroad, The Indian Wars, The Gilded Age, Innovations & Inventors, Immigration, Growth of the Nation, People of Interest, The Progressive Era, WWI, The Roaring 20s, The Stock Market Crash, The Dust Bowl, and much more!

Format: CD or Download (Mac & PC Compatible)
Suggested grades: 3-8
ISBN: 9780984204113
For individual family use.
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Written text is included as well as several choices of activities for each lesson.

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ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:

 Creative Writing Depression Era Recipes Notebook Timeline
 Factfile Cards File Folder Games  Experiments
 Penmanship Pages Notebooking Activities
 Three-dimensional Projects such as making a Suspension Bridge, a Wright Brothers "Flyer," a "Flip Book," and a "Turn of the Centuries Scenes" Game
 Authentic Crafts such as Paper Tole, a Penny Rug, a Yo-Yo Quilt, and WWI Silk Postcards
 12 Lap Book Projects
 And a final "Depression-Era Dinner" to bring the unit to a close!

All Text, Masters, Directions, Teacher Keys,
Photos, and Resource Lists Provided on CD
(Supplies Not Included)
The CD includes each lesson's text pages, project overview pages, and a wide variety of masters for projects! Photos and drawings help illustrate the directions for completing over 50 activities. Choose the projects that work best for your family! Five "Project Days" are built into the schedule to help allow for extra time to complete outstanding projects.

Also included are teacher helps, resource lists, teacher keys, and a "guide-at-a-glance." This one-page guide will allow the teacher to see the whole schedule of upcoming topics and projects on one page. Tastefully laid out for inclusion in your three-ring binder, this unit study will give both the teacher and students a thorough, exciting adventure into the past!

 Included is a notebook cover made to slip into the clear cover of your 3-ring binder. The art is provided both in color and in black and white for the student to color in.

 The teacher's binder will house the reading text, project direction pages, the "Guide-at-a-Glance," teacher keys, and any of the other teacher helps.

 The student will accumulate many notebook items specific to each lesson. Included are activities such as a Timeline, Penmanship: "Men & Women who Made America," Business Tycoons, Trade Cards, A Norman Rockwell "Cover," America Grows: Mapping the New States, The Spanish-American War, The Changing of Fashion, WWI Silk postcards, WWI Military Weaponry, WWI Ammo Belt (containing Poetry, Registration, Map, Medal, Sgt. York, Mini-timeline, Propaganda, Pocket Bible), The Prohibition, a Roaring 20s Film Strip Report, and the Stock Market Crash.


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