Andrew Carnegie and the Rise of Big Business Fun Activities

Harold C. Livesay
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Fun Activities

The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.

1. Ragtime

Watch this musical about life at the turn-of-the-century in America. Write a critique on this musical.

2. John D. Rockefeller

Research this man with whom Andrew Carnegie made a significant deal. How does his life compare to Andrew Carnegie's?

3. Railroad Field Trip

Take a field trip to a railroad depot or museum to learn about trains, past, present, and future.

4. The Telegraph

Research the history of the telegraph. How has communication evolved since the invention of the telegraph? How important are modern forms of communication...

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