Here are some great links that will help you and your students explore even further into ideas and inventions!

1. Women Scientists in History

2. 20th Century Innovation Timeline

3. SMART Board Lessons on Inventions

4. Teaching resources for elementary invention lessons

5. Education Scavenger Hunt

6. Web Quests (Older grades)

7. Smithsonian Institute Website for Kids

8. Smithsonian Institute Website for Kids (Inventors Stories)

9. Introduction on Da Vinci and Christopher Columbus

10. Video on Da Vinci

11. Da Vinci Video

12. Thomas Edison Video Biography

13. Stephanie Kwolek Interview on Inventions