African American Inventors
Students use the Internet to research African American inventors. They work with a partner to complete a graphic organizer about the inventors and the inventions.
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"The Real McCoy:" African American Inventors in History
Class members research African American inventors, the challenges they faced in their attempts to patent their works, and the importance of their inventions to the development of technology. After a brief introduction to inventors Elijah...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Technology and the African American Inventor
Middle schoolers research, using the Internet, technological advances that have resulted from the work of African Americans. They discuss and share the results of their research. They complete the assignment by writing an essay how...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Communicating in a Technological World
Students research Internet websites to determine how 20th century technology advances have changed they way communication occurs. They interview relatives and friends about these changes. They create timelines with the information.
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