A History of Telling the Time & Other Changing Technologies Resource Bundle
Once upon a time people couldn't just whip out their iPhone to check the time!

Use the History of Telling the Time & Other Changing Technologies Resource Bundle to go back in time to when your student's parents, grandparents and distant ancestors grew up and find out the sorts of technologies they used everyday!

Australian Curriculum Links: ACHASSK046, ACHASSK063

This resource is delivered as a 14 page PDF in A4 size.

So, what's included?

✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!

✓ Engaging article entitled 'Telling the Time Through Time.'

✓ What Old Technology is This? activity asks students to identify old technologies and match them to modern day equivalents.

✓ Technology Over Time Parent & Grandparent Interview worksheet

✓ Flow of Technology worksheet asks students to consider what technologies led to a certain invention and what new technologies followed as a result of it.

✓ The Timeline Game instructions and playing cards.

✓ My Technology Predictions worksheet.

Purchase Issue 26 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding magazine: www.historicool.com.au.
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Created: Jun 5, 2017

Updated: Jan 11, 2019

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