This includes four activities that go along with the sinking of the Titanic. This could be used for research or it could be taught with the nonfiction short story "Exploring the Titanic"
Activity One - In this pre-reading activity students will fill in a chart with disasters and use critical thinking skills to determine what we can learn from them.
Activity Two - Sequence of Events - In this activity students will fill out a log with important events that led up to the sinking of the Titanic.
Activity Three - Compare and Contrast - In this activity students will compare and contrast the different social classes that were on the Titanic.
Activity Four - Rank and Explain - In this activity student will rank in order who they feel is most responsible for the sinking the Titanic and explain the reasoning.