Grade Range: 6-8Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, WorksheetsDuration: 19 MinutesDate Posted: 1/15/2012
In this episode of the History Explorer podcast series, curator Paul Johnston discusses the field of underwater archaeology and how the study of shipwrecks can add to our understanding of many areas and eras in US history. The resource includes a teachers guide and student worksheet.
Discussions, Multimedia instruction
Lessons & Activities
In the 15th century, decades before they sailed into the Caribbean, Spanish merchants, captains, ...
water, artifact, primary source, slavery, Hawaii, shipping, ship, research, discovery, object, boat, Caribbean, Middle passage, objects, trade, ocean, maritime, sea, material culture, triangle trade
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