The Year of the Morgan

An Introduction to Lesson Plans

About this Lesson

An overview for educators on how to use the "Year of the Morgan" lesson plans.  The purpose of these inquiry-based lessons is to provide the historical background for the whaling industry and to allow students to make global connections to resources and energy use.  This series of five lessons is intended for grades 4-8, but may be modified for other grades or levels.

Included in this introduction is a note about lesson preparation, technology, geographic connections, vocabulary terms, resources, and Common Core standards that will be covered by the lesson plans.

Details

Created By
Mystic Seaport Staff
Grade Level
3-5, 6-8
Subjects
Geography, English/Literature, Language Arts, History/Social Studies

Links to Lesson PDFs

The Lesson

The Year of the Morgan : An Introduction to Lesson Plans