ERIC Number: ED478864
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Jul-2
Reference Count: N/A
Dive! Dive! An Introduction to the History and Technology of Submarines.
Department of the Navy, Washington, DC.
This resource guide for science and social studies classes explores the world of U.S. Navy submarines and other submersibles. The guide consists of background information on the history and development of submarines and a list of cross-curricular activities to challenge, educate, and entertain students. Students learn the inherent challenges that complicate travel and survival undersea through activities that teach about submarine design and operation within an historical context. Each activity is intended to expand student understanding of the history, science, and technology of submarines. The guide packet is intended for students in grades 5-8. Contains a 22-item bibliography for teachers. (BT)
Descriptors: Curriculum Enrichment, Intermediate Grades, Lesson Plans, Middle Schools, Military Organizations, Resource Materials, Science Instruction, Scientific and Technical Information, Social Studies, Student Research
Naval Historical Center, Washington Navy Yard, 805 Kidder Breese Street SE, Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060. Tel: 202-433-4882; Fax: 202-433-8200. For full text: http://www.history.navy.mil/.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Department of the Navy, Washington, DC.