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Scavenger Hunt in Henry Ford Museum. Explore the exhibit "Made in America: Power" through featured artifacts, drawing, vocabulary, and questions for writing and discussion. Includes a tip sheet for parents/teachers/chaperones.
This Resource is for:Educators; Youth and Scouts; Students
Theme:America's Industrial Revolution
Type of Use:Onsite Activity, Common Core State Standards: English Language Arts Grade 4 - RI.4.1, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.7, RI.4.10, W.4.8, W.4.10, SL.4.1, SL.4.2, L.4.4; Grade 5 - RI.5.1, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.7, RI.5.10, W.5.8, W.5.10, SL.5.1, SL.5.2, L.5.4; Michigan Science Grade Level Content Expectations: Grade 4 - S.RS.04.11, S.RS.04.16, S.RS.04.17, S.RS.04.19; Grades 5 - S.RS.05.15, S.RS.05.16, S.RS.05.19; Next Generation Science Standards: Grade 4 - 4-PS3-4; Grades 3-5 3-5-ETS1-2; National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies Strands 2, 8; 21st-Century Skills: Creativity and Innovation, Communication and Collaboration, Information Literacy
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; World History; Science; Environmental Education; Technology/Engineering; Cross-disciplinary Thinking
Grade/Age Level:Upper Elementary; Middle School; Junior Girl Scouts; Cadette Girl Scouts; Boy Scouts
Time Period:Era 2: Colonization and Settlement; Era 3: Revolution and the New Nation; Era 4: Expansion and Reform; Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States; Era 7: The Great Depression and WWII; Era 8: Post-WWII United States; Era 9: America in a new global age
Venue:Henry Ford Museum
Tags:History Hunter, field trip ideas, steam, electric, gasoline, wind, water, energy, power, generator, engine, alternative energy, Made in America