History of Sailboats

This History of Sailboats lesson plan also includes:

What kind of sailboat is that? A slideshow presentation outlines the history of sailboats with a series of pictures that demonstrate the design changes over the years, as well as the different classifications of sailboats. 

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Instructional Ideas

  • Have the class bring in pictures they find of sailboats and categorize them
  • Create a timeline of sailboats to post in the classroom
Classroom Considerations

  • It may be difficult for some to distinguish the differences between certain sailboats
  • The second lesson of seven

  • A few slides in the presentation provide notes for the teacher
  • Provides images and pictures that illustrate boating terminology

  • Does not include an assessment to check for understanding