Grade Range: 5-8Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, Lessons & ActivitiesDate Posted: 7/7/2008
In this interactive game, students explore the changes in America transportation over time as they match a variety of vehicles with their destinations and time periods. This interactive is included in the online exhibition entitled America on the Move, which focuses on transportation in US history.
Museum education, Self-paced learning modules, Simulations and games
The American Car Company of St. Louis, Missouri, built this 4-wheel, electric motor cars built fo...
twentieth century, innovation, 19th Century, transformation, social history, 20th century, culture, 1900, change, vehicle, nineteenth century, expansion, American life, movement, invention, mechanics, technology, 1800, travel, 1900’s
Ride a train with a friendly conductor who teaches a young boy how to talk like a railroader.
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