Self-guided Field Trip to both Greenfield Village and Henry Ford Museum. Examine artifacts relevant to the Industrial Revolution. Meets curriculum requirements for grades 7-12.
This Resource is for:Educators
Theme:America's Industrial Revolution
Type of Use:Onsite Activity
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; Geography; Economics; Civics; World History; Science; Environmental Education; Technology/Engineering; Arts and Design; Creative Problem Solving; Cross-disciplinary Thinking
National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies Strands I, II, IV, VII, VIII; Michigan Social Studies Grade Level and High School Content Expectations 7 - H1.2.6, H1.4.1, H1.4.2, G2.2.2; 8 - U4.2.1, U6.1.1; 9-12 - USHG F2.1, 6.1.1, 6.1.2, 6.1.3, 6.1.5; WHG 6.1.3, 6.1.4, 6.2.3
Grade/Age Level:Middle School; High School
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; Era 9: America in a new global age
Pricing:Free with admission. Contact the Call Center for discounted combo site pricing.
Venue:Henry Ford Museum; Greenfield Village
Tags:farm, industry, agriculture, blacksmith, machine, mill, factory, manufacturing, green