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.
- Created By
- Mystic Seaport Staff
- Grade Level
- 3-5, 6-8
- Geography, English/Literature, Language Arts, History/Social Studies
Links to Lesson PDFs
The Year of the Morgan : An Introduction to Lesson Plans