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Transit Station

http://users.techline.com/mccleary/transit_station.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Travel on a city bus can be exciting. A transit station is where you may change modes of transportation from subway or metrolink to a bus. Or you may change from one bus line to a new one. Standards K.3 and 1.4.2

Comments: If your trip involves riding a city bus, this site will be an important stop.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3194

Tugboats

http://www.fotosearch.com/photos-images/tugboat.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Tugboats are an essential element of shipping. Without the valiant little tugboats, the big ships would have a very difficult time coming back to port. Standards K.3, 1.4.2, and 2.4.1

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3227

US History for Kids - Technology in 1900

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/kids/tech1900/index.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Learn about the first telephone operators, early race cars, and music video 1900 style at this PBS site. Standards K.3, 1.4 all

Comments: You may view a clip or slide show of a film from 1900.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3319

Bell's Telephone (Alexander G. Bell)

http://sln.fi.edu/franklin/inventor/bell.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This Franklin Institute site provide brief information about how the telephone was invented. Standards K.3, 1.4.3, and 2.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 362

Historical Fire Fighting Equipment

http://www.globalinfo.com/noncomm/firehouse/Exhibit.HTML

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This site has photos of fire engines and other fire fighting equipment from the 19th and 20th centuries which are housed at the San Diego Firehouse Museum. Standards K.3, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, 3.3.3, and 8.12.5

Comments: This site would be more effective with background information on the lives of firemen and on how fire departments were formed, funded and operated.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1563

The Chagall Windows

http://www.md.huji.ac.il/chagall/chagall.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: The famous artist, Marc Chagall, created this set of windows for a Jerusalem synagogue as a "modest gift to the Jewish people, who have always dreamt of biblical love, of friendship and peace among all people." (His most famous work.) Standard K.3 and 10.8.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2975

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