Devices of Wonder

Devices of Wonder

This site explores the "cutting-edge" and "high-tech" forerunners to modern technology. Students will begin to understand how their current everyday media devices came to be. Interactive animations and sounds enhance earning at this impressive site. The authors provide a cross-curricular lesson that combines social, scientific, and visual art history. Of particular interest is an informative article titled "Artists as Scientists." Teachers will find some great teaching tools and ideas to augment the students' learning experience.

J. Paul Getty Museum

• Lesson Plans • Learning Exercises • Learning Games • Audio • Pictures and/or Illustrations

• High School Middle School Elementary School

Stephen Bishoff