by Cassandra Juliano, Eldon Upper Elementary

Students will research the Titanic; facts and history. Students will research about the passengers on the ship and prepare a journal entry from the point of view of a passenger.

Introduction

Welcome aboard the Titanic, the unsinkable ship! For work or for pleasure, you have the opportunity to to join the maiden voyage of the greatest ship in the world!  The Titanic is the ultimate in beauty and comfort, as you make your way from England to London.  Some of the world's wealthiest people, as well as hundreds of immigrants in search of a life in a new world, will be making the seven day journey with you.  While on board, take time to enjoy the world-class amenities, such as the pool, gymnasium and library.  This maiden voyage of the Titanic will make history, so be sure to record your thoughts in a journal!