Students will have to develop three questions, and then research them to find the answers. This is to be done in pairs, and the results are to be posted to this page.

Signs of Success:
  1. Three questions selected.
  2. Three questions answered.
  3. Answers and questions posted to this page.

To help with this activity go to the "Resources" page for links, books and other resources to help you answer your three questions.

This leads into the next lesson, "The inventions of Leonardo Da Vinci".


Curriculum Links:

Social Studies:
  • Understand how people remember and record the past in different ways.

Science: Nature of science
Students will:
Understanding about science
  • Appreciate that science is a way of explaining the world and that science knowledge changes over time.

Technology: Nature of technology
Students will:
Characteristics of technology
  • Understand how society and environments impact on and are influenced by technology in historical and contemporary contexts and that technological knowledge is validated by successful function.