Captains of Industry Project
Captains of Industry or Robber Baron Project
Select one of the following people to research
John D. Rockefeller
*Your project on the Captains of Industry must answer the following questions:
- How did your Captain of Industry make his money?
- At its largest point, how large was your Captain’s business? (An example or monetary figure)
- How did he (or his industry) treat his workers?
- How did spend his money?
- How did he donate his money?
- In your opinion, is this person a Captain of Industry or a Robber Baron? Why do you feel this way?
*Your project must include at least 2 visual images.
Select one of the following forms of presentation
- Create an Illustrated Time Line about a Captain of Industry (Include at least 15 Key facts)
- Create a Collage of famous quotes about your Captain of Industry (Include at least 10 quotes)
- Create a Brochure on your Captain of Industry (min. 300 words)
- Create an Illustrated Children’s Book based on your Captain of Industry
- Find and analyze 4 Political Cartoons about your Captain of Industry
- Create a PowerPoint about your Captain of Industry (min. 7 slides)
- Create a Newspaper Article about your Captain of Industry (minimum 300 words)
- Design a PhotoStory presentation about your Captain of Industry (min. 7 images)
Answering each question accurately: 10 points each
Each visual image: 5 points each
Neat, quality work with at least 3 sources: 15 points
MLA Works Cited Using Easybib: 15 points
Time In Class for work:
Due Date: DECEMBER 18th