The History of Steamboats
Social Studies (NYS K-12 Framework Common Core)
Elementary, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade
Access this resource at: http://inventors.about.com/library/inventors/blsteamship.htm#fulton
This site provides information about the history of steamboats. It also offers information about Robert Fulton and related articles about steamboats. There are additional links on the side and bottom of the page that lead to articles about other inventors and their technology that furthered the capabilities of humans.
Patricia Parkinson, Educator
Technology in Education Mentor Project (TEMP)
Niagara Falls City School