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Self-guided itinerary. Focus on the changes in technology and the lives of women from the colonial era to the early 20th century. Enrich your field trip experience with these “for the teachers, by the teachers” itineraries created by The Henry Ford 2009 Teacher Fellows.
This Resource is for:Educators; Students
Theme:America's Industrial Revolution; Family and Community Life
Type of Use:Onsite Activity
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; Technology/Engineering; Creative Problem Solving
Michigan Social Studies Grade Level Content Expectations: 6- K1.6, K1.7, WHG 6.1.1, WHG 6.2.3, WHG 6.3.1, UHG 6.1.1, UHG 6.3.2, UHG 6.3.3
Grade/Age Level:Middle School; High School; Adults
Time Period:Era 2: Colonization and Settlement; Era 3: Revolution and the New Nation; Era 4: Expansion and Reform; Era 5: Civil War and Reconstruction; Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States
Venue:Greenfield Village
Tags:Field trip helper, women, wife, mother, kitchen, home, domestic, industrial revolution, technology, labor, farm, slavery