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Titanic: Faces of the crew. Geography, class, and fate: Passengers on the Titanic. More than 2,200 people were on board the Titanic when it struck an iceberg the night of April 14, 1912.

Geography, class, and fate: Passengers on the Titanic

The Titanic’s crew of nearly 900 is not included here. First class passengers hailed mainly from U.S. and European cities. A New Look at Nature’s Role in the Titanic’s Sinking. Setting the Stage for the Titanic Tragedy - Graphic. The crew of the Californian thought they were looking at a ship of different size and shape from the Titanic.

Setting the Stage for the Titanic Tragedy - Graphic

Additionally, The Best Sites For Learning About The Titanic. Next month is the one hundredth anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic.

The Best Sites For Learning About The Titanic

I’m sure tons of additional resources will come online between now and then, and I’ll keep on updating this list. But I figured it would be helpful to get started now. Here are my choices for The Best Sites For Learning About The Titanic: Ultimate Titanic is the place to start. It has tons of resources. Unseen Titanic - An Interactive Image Gallery.

Next month will mark 100 years since the sinking of the Titanic.

Unseen Titanic - An Interactive Image Gallery

That's why National Geographic is featuring the Titanic this month. One of the neat resources that they've put online is Unseen Titanic. Unseen Titanic has two galleries of interactive images of where the Titanic now rests under the Atlantic Ocean. Homepage - AKO Titanic Trial. History - British History in depth: Titanic: Sinking the Myths. Lesson Plans - Sleuthing for a Lost Ship. Grades 6-8 Overview: In this lesson, students will consider the ways in which geography is not merely an academic discipline but also a field of study with interesting and practical applications.

Lesson Plans - Sleuthing for a Lost Ship

Archive - Survivors of the Titanic - Survivors from the famous shipwreck tell their stories. The Titanic: Shifting Responses to Its Sinking - Lesson Overview - Lesson Plans - For Teachers. Back to Lesson Plans Lesson Overview In 1912, popular media headlined the sinking of the world’s largest luxury passenger ocean liner while on its maiden voyage.

The Titanic: Shifting Responses to Its Sinking - Lesson Overview - Lesson Plans - For Teachers

Newspapers captivated the world’s attention with stories from survivors and about victims who did not survive. Students will examine responses to the disaster and evaluate bias and different ways information is presented, and then apply what they learn to interpreting a political cartoon about the sinking of the Titanic. Objectives. Titanic — History.com Interactive Maps, Timelines & Games. Secrets of the Titanic. "God himself could not sink this ship.''

Secrets of the Titanic

-Titanic crewman. The unsinkable ship sank at 2:20 a.m. on April 14, 1912. Unseen Titanic. The wreck sleeps in darkness, a puzzlement of corroded steel strewn across a thousand acres of the North Atlantic seabed.

Unseen Titanic

Fungi feed on it. Weird colorless life-forms, unfazed by the crushing pressure, prowl its jagged ramparts. Unseen Titanic - Interactive: The Crash Scene. Unseen Titanic - Zoomifier: Bow from above.