Historic Inventions Resource Bundle
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
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Created: Dec 23, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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