Can We Talk? Exploring the History of Telecommunications Technology

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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students research the history and technology of telecommunications. They then report all findings to their "colleagues," describing how the networks associated with each technology were affected by the World Trade Center attack.

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    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: English-Language Arts, American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Cooperative Learning