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On This Day: “Unsinkable” Titanic Lost After Hitting Iceberg

On This Day: “Unsinkable” Titanic Lost After Hitting Iceberg | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
On April 15, 1912, the world learned that the Titanic sank on its maiden voyage across the Atlantic Ocean, killing 1,500 people.
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Finding Dulcinea's article with good links to further info.

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Titanic in Nova Scotia

Titanic in Nova Scotia | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
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Artifacts from the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic and records from the Novs Scotia archives.

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Titanic WebQuest.pdf - Google Drive

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Great WebQuest from the Melbourne Museum

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Homepage - AKO Titanic Trial

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Mock trial where plaintiffs bring suit against the Titanic's operators for negligence. Would be great to recreate in class.

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BBC - Archive - Survivors of the Titanic - Survivors from the famous shipwreck tell their stories

BBC - Archive - Survivors of the Titanic - Survivors from the famous shipwreck tell their stories | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
Title: Titanic. Subject: Sinking of the Titanic. Source: BBC Archive
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Audio recordings of survivors retelling their experiences.

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Titanic — History.com Interactive Maps, Timelines & Games

Titanic — History.com Interactive Maps, Timelines & Games | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
Dive in to the history of Titanic, including the making of the ship, its passengers, how it sank on its maiden voyage in 1912 and the discovery of its wreck.
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Interactive timeline, route map, and more

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Unseen Titanic - Interactive: The Crash Scene - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

Unseen Titanic - Interactive: The Crash Scene - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
Investigate the remains of the ship and its contents sprawled across a thousand acres of gently sloping seafloor.
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Unseen Titanic - Photo Gallery - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

Unseen Titanic - Photo Gallery - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
At 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912, the
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Photos from the wreckage 100 years later.

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Ultimate Titanic

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Very nice comprehensive resource designed for teachers and students.

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100 Years Later: Ways to Teach About the Titanic With The Times

100 Years Later: Ways to Teach About the Titanic With The Times | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
Classroom activities for considering what is perhaps the most storied shipwreck in history.
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A number of great ideas from the Times.

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Preparation - The Titanic: Shifting Responses to Its Sinking - Lesson Plan | Teacher Resources - Library of Congress

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Great lesson plan including links to a number of primary sources.

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Unseen Titanic - Zoomifier: Bow from above - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

Unseen Titanic - Zoomifier: Bow from above - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
At 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912, the
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Optical mosaics of the wreckage

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Unseen Titanic - Gallery: Then & Now - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

Unseen Titanic - Gallery: Then & Now - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine | Resources for Teaching about the Titanic | Scoop.it
At 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912, the
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Side by side photos of areas of the boat before setting sail vs. photos of the wreckage 100 years later.

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