Inventing Lesson Plans for Teachers


Teachers: Get kids interested in inventing.


High School

• Lesson plan: How new inventions help people with disabilities and injuries

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/lessons-plans/lesson-plan-how-new-inventions-help-people-with-physical-injuries-and-disabilities/

• Lesson plan: How inventions are saving sea turtles

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/lessons-plans/lesson-plan-invent-a-tool-or-tactic-to-protect-endangered-species/

• Lesson plan: Solar invention makes safety and production levels shine

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/lessons-plans/lesson-plan-low-cost-solar-light-invention-makes-safety-and-production-levels-shine/

• Lesson plan: Invent an app that helps your community

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/lessons-plans/lesson-plan-using-gaming-and-technology-to-find-solutions-in-agriculture/


Middle School

• Activity: What is an Invention?

http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/lessonplans/theme/inventions01.htm

• Activity: Inventions All Around Us!

http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/lessonplans/theme/inventions02.htm

• Lesson plan: Inventing and the Industrial Revolution

http://www.mobilemakerkits.com/uploads/1/1/9/6/119682608/inventing_and_the_industrial_revolution.pdf


Primary School

• Lesson plan: Understanding Invention vs. Discovery

https://drumthwacket.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Lesson-Plan-1.pdf

• Lesson plan: Invention of the Telephone, From Alexander Graham Bell to the Cell Phone

https://educators.brainpop.com/lesson-plan/invention-of-the-telephone-lesson-plan-from-alexander-graham-bell-to-the-cell-phone/