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On the School Bus
Online exhibit examining the ways that the use of school buses changed education in America, especially in rural areas where large consolidated schools replaced small local schools. This is the thirteenth section of the online exhibit America on the Move.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 9–12
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On the Water Collection Search
Search engine for objects from the Smithsonian collection featured in the exhibit On the Water: Stories from Maritime America. Representing a broad sweep of American maritime history, these objects were collected over more than a century and reflect broad patterns of technological, economic, social, and cultural change.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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On the Water: Stories from Maritime America
Online exhibit highlighting the importance of martime activity throughout US history. Focused on ships and the lives of the men and women who lived, worked, traveled, and died on them. Includes objects from the Museum’s collections, audio and video clips, oral histories and narrative accounts, an interactive collections search, learning resources, and an extensive list of web links.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Problem Solved! Design Solutions (4-8)
In this lesson, students look at problem solving in design. In an exercise, small groups create a safe method for transporting an egg.
Provider: Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Grade(s): 9–12
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Problem Solved! Design Solutions (9-12)
In this lesson, students look problem solving in design. In an exercise, small groups create a safe method for transporting an egg.
Provider: Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Grade(s): 9–12
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Return to the Moon and Beyond
Reserve online for visits to the Learning Lab at Udvar-Hazy Center outside of Washington, D.C. Through hands-on activities, the program introduces students to the history of lunar exploration: the obstacles to working on the moon, what was learned from the Apollo missions, and what can still be learned by returning. Students work as “mission design teams” to create a moon habitat that could support human life. For grades 3-9.
Provider: National Air and Space Museum
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Grade(s): PreK–3, 4–8, 9–12
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Roadside Communities
Online exhibit highlighting the new communities that grew up around America’s rapidly expanding network of roads during the 1930s. Clusters of family-owned tourist cabins, restaurants, and gasoline stations kept long-distance motorists fed, rested, and ready to go. This is the eleventh section of the online exhibition America on the Move.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 9–12
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Route 66 - The People's Highway
Online exhibit examining the impact of Route 66 and the highways on American life in the 1920s and 1930s. This is the tenth section of the online exhibition America on the Move.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 9–12
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Smithsonian Automobile Collection
Image gallery and additional information about the automobiles in the Smithsonian collection. This page is included in the online exhibit, America on the Move, which focuses on transportation in US history.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 9–12
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Smithsonian Bicycle Collection
Image gallery and additional information about the bicycles in the Smithsonian collection. This page is included in the online exhibit, America on the Move, which focuses on transportation in US history.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 9–12
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