What prompts inventions? And how do new technologies help us?
Use the Historic Inventions Resource Bundle to answer these question and engage your students in a study of changing technologies and the positives and negatives of our technology-obsessed society.
Australian Curriculum Links: ACHASSK046 + Reading & Responding to Texts at all year levels.
This resource is delivered as a 12 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!
✓ Fun 900-word article entitled Accidental Inventions looks at the histories of six common inventions that were invented completely by accident!
✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above story to build understanding and vocabulary.
✓ Invention Terminology Memory Game.
✓ Invention Profile worksheet
✓ How do Inventions Help Us? worksheet.
✓ Old & New Technologies venn diagram template.
✓ The Pros & Cons of Modern Technology worksheet
Purchase Issue 13 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag: www.historicool.com.au