Transportation Teacher Resources
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Categorize Important Vocabulary Words and Describe their Features
Second graders read a short passage along with the teacher to pull out various transportation related words. They analyze each of the chosen words by creating a chart which helps them think about the similarities and differences of each words in order to categorize it.
2nd Language Arts 4 Views 2 Downloads
Trekking Across America
Students evaluate the impact of transportation on society, the economy, communication, and travel. They complete an inquiry project about modern modes of transportation, and compare transportation of the 19th century to transportation today.
5th - 9th Social Studies & History 8 Views 38 Downloads
Now and Then and Back Again: A Study of Transportation
Young scholars examine various modes of transportation used throughout the history of the United States. They explore various websites, answer discussion questions, construct a conestoga wagon using Tinker Toys and construction paper, and create a PowerPoint presentation about different modes of transportation.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 19 Views 101 Downloads
Students research the major developments in transportation. In groups, they use this information to plot them on a timeline. They also write a paragraph about how advances in technology have changed the world. As a class, they discuss where the world would be without some of these advancements in transportation.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
The Tennessee River: The Tie That Binds
Seventh graders examine the Tennessee River to see why it is still a major transportation artery in lieu of the age of modern transportation such as interstate highways, air cargo, and elaborate railway systems.
7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Module 6: Survivor in rescue 117: Emergency Rescue and Transport
Students identify and practice the proper techniques for conducting an emergency rescue and transport of an injured person. In this health instructional activity, students examine circumstances to determine if and how patients should be safely moved after an injury.
7th - 12th Health 4 Views 10 Downloads
Young scholars explore an online transportation poster, finding and listening to vocabulary and clicking on hotspots to bring up windows with additional vocabulary and sentences. In this transportation lesson plan, students repeat vocabulary, pantomime transportation show, sing "Row Row Row Your Boat" with movement, and identify sign in the classroom and in the community.
Pre-K - 2nd Language Arts 5 Views 25 Downloads
Plane,Trains, Automobiles...and Airships
Students develop an understanding of the benefits of all forms of transportation. Students list and record observations from watching several films. Students share findings with the class members. Students complete a KWL chart.
10th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
How Has Transportation Changed Since the 1899 Harriman Alaska Expedition?
Students recognize modes of transportation. They research historical data from a variety of primary and secondary sources including the Harriman expedition journals, related web sites, and photographs from the expedition. Students compare modes of transportation used by the past Harriman Alaska Expedition of 1899 to the Harriman Expedition Retraced in 2001.
K Social Studies & History 7 Views 8 Downloads
Let's Get Going
Students develop a timeline of inventions in transportation. In this transportation activity, students are presented with information about various improvements to transportation. Students use the facts to create a timeline of transportation firsts
3rd - 5th Science 3 Views 22 Downloads