Invention Project Overview

Culture of 1950's Americca

Rules for the "Gallery Walk"

Your task is to visit at least four websites created by your peers and analyze the inventions they have researched. Summarize the factors they have identified that led to this invention and then pick out the arguments they used to describe how this invention has changed American society. Finally, provide a reason why you agree or disagree with their argument that this invention did in fact change our society.


You may visit websites outside your class period. You may visit more than 4 websites.


When you have finished analyzing four websites, please answer the following question in 2-3 neatly written paragraphs.

In what ways did the economic boom after WW2 lead to changes in American culture? Consider both social and technological changes. Please use examples to support your answer.

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