To know the history and the development of the iron mining and taconite industries
After viewing the History Unit videos, reading the History Unit materials, and completing the History Unit activities, students will be able to:
- complete a timeline that includes five people, five events, and five places of significance in the development of the iron mining/taconite industry;
- identify the Vermilion, Cuyuna, and Mesabi ranges on the Iron Range of Minnesota
- define the terms taconite and iron ore.