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It Was a Boom, Before It Went Bust!
The student will be able to understand the boom to bust cycle by specifically evaluating the rise and fall of the town of Thurber, Texas, and creating a web page to display the cycle and its effects.
Business and Economic
Turn of the Century (1880s-1920s)
SOCIAL STUDIES TEKS:
History - 7.7(B), 7.10(B), 7.11(B), 7.13(A), 7.13(B), 7.13(C), 7.19(A), 7.19(B), 7.20(C), 7.20(D), 7.22(D)
Rubric for Web Page
Student Evaluation Page
Boom to Bust - Student Directions
Boom to Bust - Teacher Instructions
Building a Basic Web Page Instructions
Thurber Fire Station