Sensory Figure - Captains of Industry (Industrial Leaders) (U.S. History)
Sensory Figure - Captains of Industry (Industrial Leaders) (U.S. History)

Your U.S. History students will be challenged with this fun and creative activity. Students will work with a partner and create a sensory figure of one of the following American industrial leaders; John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, or. Cornelius Vanderbilt. They will then complete a gallery walk of the posters and complete a corresponding worksheet. FUN!

This purchase includes the following:
Detailed lesson plan
17-slide power point presentation that includes all directions, rubric, examples, key, compare and contrast chart, and discussion questions.
2-page student worksheet
2-page student directions/grading rubric/example
Biographical readings for each industrial leader

Objective: Students will be able to discuss the economic and political policies of the industrial leaders by completing a sensory figure.

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  • Captains-of-Industry.ppt
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Created: Oct 7, 2015

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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