The purpose of this product is to get the students to learn about the science, technology, engineering and math involved in the engineering of light as it relates to major technological advances on a global scale. The goal is to get the students to make a connection as to how the engineering of light has helped spawn several inventions in the past, present, and future.
Before downloading this product you will need access to Netflix streaming video. In the search field of Netflix, you need to type in "How we Got to Now with Steven Johnson" The title of the documentary "Light" will be the fourth episode of season #1. It is approximately 55 minutes long.
Once you purchase this product, you will pass out the guided notes to the students, an have them read through the questions first. Next, you will tell the students that you will grade their answers because you have an answer key. This will force them to pay attention to the documentary, and learn key information.