5B - Birmingham


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Birmingham Infrared Aerial Photo
Birmingham Topographic MapĀ 

Birmingham (Topo Map)
Birmingham (NHAP)
Sloss  Furnaces 
(National Historic Landmark)
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Rationale:

 

Themes

  • Mining activities and environmental consequences
  • How the steel industry grew Birmingham

Content Outline

  • Rationale
  • Performance Objectives
  • Assessment Rubrics
  • Newspaper Article
  • Study Area Description
    • Mining activities and environmental consequences
    • How the steel industry grew Birmingham

Activity Titles

All activities include

  • Power Thinking Exercise
  • Materials
  • Performance Tasks
  • Enrichment
  1. Mining Activities in the Birmingham Area
  2. Growth of a Steel Mill Town