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Workshop 5: Lectures & Activities

Reflection One:
The Most Important Inventions of the 1890s

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Watch the onscreen activity, a whole-group question-and-answer session, immediately following Lecture One. This activity is approximately 4 minutes long.


Consider These Questions


Were you surprised by any of the inventions the teachers chose as the most important developments of the period?


What does the reasoning the teachers used demonstrate about their choices?


How do their reasons reflect the connections they are making between the past and the present?

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