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White Star Line and the Titanic
Was the Titanic advertised as an unsinkable ship, or was it just what the public believed? In this analysis activity, historians examine both primary and secondary sources to determine the answer to this question and the reliability of the various sources.
6th - 10th Social Studies & History 25 Views 181 Downloads
Titanic Facts and Figures
Looking for a way to include math in your history lesson on the Titanic? For this worksheet, historians read a paragraph containing facts and figures about the Titanic, then use the background information to answer 4 questions requiring math operations.
4th - 5th Language Arts 9 Views 82 Downloads
Construction of the Titanic
How was the Titanic built? Using this study guide, young historians discover details regarding the construction of the Titanic. Students read 7 sections of information and examine photographs. Consider using this handout as a jigsaw activity- small groups could become "experts" at one section, presenting to the class with some sort of visual.
6th - 11th Social Studies & History 4 Views 58 Downloads
First Class First? Using Data to Explore the Tragedy of the Titanic
Students analyze and interpret data related to the crew and passengers of the Titanic. They research information on a Titanic database to illustrate specific statistical conclusions, and whether or not social status affected the outcome.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 47 Downloads
Inquiring About the Titanic
Students observe pictures of the Titanic sailing and at the bottom of the ocean. They hypothesize the cause of the Titanic tragedy and engage in deeper questioning while one student writes responses on the board. They then work in groups to gather evidence to support or refute their hypotheses.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 42 Downloads
Tracing the Titanic Tragedy
Sixth graders explore the Titanic disaster as a historical event by reading informative articles and books and by use of the Internet. They produce a database of passengers with information about them and use the database to analyze the information.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads