I’ve Got an Idea! Stories of Minnesota Inventors

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Minnesota inventors have changed our state and nation

Students are encouraged to think big as they role-play the stories of important Minnesota inventors. What was life like before pop-up toasters or handled shopping bags? By asking questions like these, students investigate how Minnesota inventions have had an impact on their everyday lives and changed history.

K, 1, 2, 3
Length of time: 
50 minutes


I’ve Got an Idea! : Science Standards
I’ve Got an Idea! : Social Studies Standards