African Americans have created some of the world’s most important inventions. Below you will find a list of inventions that have changed the world. You will research an inventor and his or her invention. Your final product will consist of a two paragraph summary and several instagram posts that showcase their invention and how that invention has evolved over time. You may cut and paste your pictures from the internet or you may draw them. Have fun exploring these inventions and their impact on the world. Criteria
Thermostat control Frederick M. Jones February 23, 1960
Traffic light Garrett Morgan November 20, 1923
Tricycle M. A. Cherry May 6, 1886
Typewriter Burridge & Marshman April 7, 1885
Instagram Your Black History Project!
Directions: Your first post should be a picture of your African American Inventor. The next post will be of the invention he or she created and the remaining post will show how that invention has changed overtime. Make sure you include a #_____ so that they know what you’re picture is showing. Be creative!