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Modern Technology and Farming
Learners explore agriculture by conducting a technology conversation in class. In this food system lesson, students identify the path of food from farm to plate and view a virtual farm on the Internet. Learners complete a farming technology worksheet with classmates.
3rd - 5th Science 8 Views 22 Downloads
Technology at Work
Students complete a research project. In this technology lesson, students discuss the term technology and when technology began. Students work in groups to brainstorm a list of the top ten technological advances in history. Students research their technological advances and make a timeline.
K - 5th Technology & Engineering 16 Views 80 Downloads
When Is It O.K. to Replace Human Limbs With Technology?
Today's blog topic is robotic limb replacement for amputees. Upper graders read the related article and argument, then compose a blog response that addresses the questions provided. This is a great way to get kids thinking about ethics, society, and technology.
7th - 12th Language Arts 12 Views 66 Downloads
New Review Technology in the Classroom
To prepare for a formative assessment on the benefits of technology in the classroom, groups generate a list of the types of technology that could be used in a classroom and then discuss how each of these items could be used. Group findings are then shared with the whole class.
8th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Technology in World War One
Students research the types of technology and weapons used in World War I. They form groups representing countries and simulate an arms auction each bidding for the weapons of their choice. They compare their research to the auction outcome.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 21 Views 51 Downloads
Communications Technology, Earthquakes and Tsunamis
Discuss how technology is used to communicate information regarding earthquakes and tsunamis by having high schoolers develop their own public safety announcement for hazard mitigation purposes. They will go through the scientific method to develop their presentation in order to show how technology can be used to address problems.
9th - 12th Science 9 Views 87 Downloads
Cracking the Code
Some interesting reading on the history of barcodes opens this technology lesson. Readers find out how engineers contribute, and then they gather into groups to discuss possible improvements to our current UPC barcode system. Know that though the publisher lists national education standards met as early as third grade, this lesson would be above the heads of most third graders.
3rd - 12th Technology & Engineering 38 Views 31 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Medicine's Future? There's an App for That
Imagine injecting tiny robots into your blood to help fight disease. According to Daniel Kraft, that's just one of many exciting new medical technologies coming our way in the not-so-distant future. The key to these amazing innovations is the exponential rate at which technologies are becoming faster, smaller, cheaper, and overall better.
18 mins 9th - 12th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
American Indian Technologies - Grade Four Interdisciplinary Lesson
Fourth graders investigate how technology effected the American Indian tribes of Ohio. In this Native peoples research lesson, 4th graders work in groups to determine how technology helped extend the tribes abilities and spread their cultural beliefs.
4th Social Studies & History 6 Views 53 Downloads
Technology Tradeoffs: Why Should I Care?
Power generation and energy usage are the focus of a lesson on technology tradeoffs. Class members consider the positive and negative effects of such energy sources as diesel fuel and gasoline, and after considering the tradeoffs, take a stance on which they would choose and why.
9th - 11th Science 9 Views 141 Downloads
The Future of Communication: Broadband Expansion and New Technology
Students take a closer look at communication tools. In this current events lesson, students watch a PBS news video about broadband technology and its impact on the lives of its users. Students analyze the Federal Communications Commission plan for digital technology and give presentations to their classmates.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 93 Downloads
Lesson 5: Technology: Conveniences and Consequences
Students identify positive and negative impacts of technology. In this technological advancements lesson, students consider how toxic pollution affects the Earth and its inhabitants. Students participate in 3 activities that allow them to investigate the perils of technology.
8th - 12th Science 14 Views 97 Downloads
What is Technology and How Does It Benefit Us?
Students explore the difference between science and technology. In this technology lesson students discover the role of science and technology in our world and how it helps us live a healthier, safer life. Students build charts and compare science and technology.
3rd - 5th Math 9 Views 75 Downloads