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Bell Ringer: Origin of Daylight Saving Time

Origin of Daylight Saving Time

Author Michael Downing talked about the origin of Daylight Saving Time.

Description

Author Michael Downing talked about the origin of Daylight Saving Time.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Explain the origin of Daylight-Saving Time.
  • Who supported this concept?
  • Who opposed this idea?
  • How did this impact school children?
  • Explain the confusion regarding use of the term Daylight Savings Time as Michael Downing discussed.

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    • Oil Embargo
    • Richard Nixon
    • Tuberculosis
    • World War 2
    • World War I

    Topics

    GeographyState HistoryU.S. History

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh School