A set of 6 Powerpoint lessons with worksheets and teaching resources for each lesson.
1- Life in the 1900's- giving an overview of life at the time of the maiden voyage of The Titanic including leisure, travel etc with a worksheet for the children to fill in what they know about The Titanic and what they want to find out.
2- Building the Titanic- looking at who built the Titanic and where it was built with worksheets looking at advertising posters.
3- Life on board the Titanic- what was the accommodation like for the different classes, what activities could be done on board- with worksheets to label different parts of the ship, researching different passengers, describing rooms and comparing the rooms of the different classes.
4- The maiden voyage of The Titanic- Looking at the route the Titanic took, icebergs, the survivors and victims and why it sunk. Worksheets including mapping the route, writing diary entries, newspaper reports and writing postcards.
5- Timeline- pages to view as a Powerpoint or print to create a timeline for display including worksheets to sequence events, writing activities and sequencing statements.
6- The discovery of the Titanic- looking at equipment used to explore the wreck and looking at artefacts found.
Display materials including word cards, display banner and fact cards
Photographs for display and discussion
Writing pages with themed borders
An acrostic poem writing activity
An A4 word mat with word relating to the Titanic and the crew
A fact and fiction worksheet to sort the statements
Newspaper reports from the time and posters advertising the Titanic for use on displays and discussion