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Propel Workshop Series Exhibits – Montreat Workshop Series B 

Creator:  Kathy Wiggins

School:  Swain County High School

 

Title:   Monopoly to Philanthropy

 

Grade Level(s):   9th - 12th Grade (Social Studies, US History and Turn of the Century)


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             Monopoly Task Cards

 

Description:

This particular display and activity involve the Monopolists Carnegie, Morgan, and Rockefeller.  There are photos relating family life, homes, business, collections, and charities of each man. The Monopoly Cards have tasks that require the students to interact with the materials and conduct a bit more research. Included are research booklets with research information on each person. Also included is the Parker Brothers Game – Monopoly.