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


1. Women Scientists in History
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/womens-history/scientists/2433.html?detoured=1

2. 20th Century Innovation Timeline
http://www.ideafinder.com/history/timeline/the1900s.htm

3. SMART Board Lessons on Inventions
http://exchange.smarttech.com/search.html?q=inventions

4. Teaching resources for elementary invention lessons
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/inventions/teacher-resources/6636.html

5. Education Scavenger Hunt
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/TM/WS_invent_hunt1.shtml

6. Web Quests (Older grades)
http://sgamaisd.sharpschool.com/cms/One.aspx?portalId=3884770&pageId=12660722#Task

7. Smithsonian Institute Website for Kids
http://invention.smithsonian.org/centerpieces/iap/playhouse_main.html

8. Smithsonian Institute Website for Kids (Inventors Stories)
http://invention.smithsonian.org/centerpieces/iap/inventors_main.html

9. Introduction on Da Vinci and Christopher Columbus
http://www.5min.com/Video/Leonardo-Da-Vinci-and-Christopher-Columbus-170994794

10. Video on Da Vinci
http://news.discovery.com/videos/history-leonardo-davinci-perfected-words-largest-horse-statue.html

11. Da Vinci Video
http://www.5min.com/Video/Learn-About-Leonardo-Da-Vinci-112625095

12. Thomas Edison Video Biography
http://video.answers.com/thomas-edison-biography-119827950

13. Stephanie Kwolek Interview on Inventions
http://videos.howstuffworks.com/howstuffworks/40371-the-stuff-of-genius-kevlar-video.htm