ERIC Number: EJ549888
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Roads, Rivers, and Rails: A Lesson on Transportation.
West, Leo R.
Social Studies Journal, v26 n p1-16 Spr 1997
Presents an interdisciplinary lesson plan on the history and development of transportation in the United States. Includes activities involving role playing, simulations, research and presentations. Also includes a 48-item transportation book list. These activities illustrate issues of public opposition and support, economic development, and social and technological change. (MJP)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Built Environment, Economic Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Motor Vehicles, Rail Transportation, Rivers, Road Construction, Science and Society, Social History, Social Studies, Technological Advancement, Transportation, Travel, United States History, Water Resources
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A