First, use this Venn Diagram to write about the similarities and differences between your immigration experience and that of the immigrants you've learned about in this unit. Print it out. You can just write it on a piece of paper if you don't want to use the online form.
Second, use this Compare/Contrast Map to plan your essay. Be sure to click on “Similarities to Differences.” Print-out your outline.
Third, write your essay on your website. These words might help you.
Working alone or with a partner, you have to do a two part project.
Identify three American inventions created between 1870 and 1920. You can use the sites in the previous post to find information, you can look at the History of Invention, or look at Fact Monster Inventions, or search elsewhere.
You will need to answer these questions:
What is the invention?
Who invented it and when?
What problem were they trying to solve?
How has the invention affected your life?
You will create one poster for this part of the project.
Think of something you would like to invent. Answer these questions: