We found 509 reviewed resources for technological advancements
No More Sticks and Stones: Technological Advancements in World War I Warfare
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Remind young historians that many technological advancements influenced the events of World War I. After analyzing technology's evolution through primary sources, discussing the changes over time, and watching various video clips,...
Is There a Limit to Technological Progress?
5 mins 7th - 12th
Have you ever looked at the newest smartphone and wondered if we have reached the apex of technological advancement? Journey through an exploratiovn of the Kardashev and Barrow scales to see how Earth's civilization can still advance in...
How Has Technology Affected the Presidential Election Process in the U.S.?
9th - 12th
Students measure technological advancements as they consider how they impacted the election process in the United States. In this presidential politics lesson, students research technological changes since the 1900's and create...
Symbols of the 1920s: New York City Skyscrapers in Photographs and Paintings
8th - 12th
Young scholars explore the technological advancements of 1920's America. In this 1920's America lesson, students examine photographs and paintings of skyscrapers and analyze the urban growth that prompted their construction.
Neil deGrasse Tyson Replies to Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
President Abraham Lincoln may not be the first name that comes up when discussing scientific advancement in the last two centuries, but Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson believes that Lincoln's efforts during the Civil War paved the way...
Medicine's Future? There's an App for That
18 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
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...
Lesson 5: Technology: Conveniences and Consequences
8th - 12th
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...
Building a Museum of Museums on the Web
6 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine stepping into museums across the world right from the comfort of your own classroom, and analyzing artwork in greater detail than you ever thought possible. Google Art Project has made this possible! Amit Sood briefly introduces...