Morse Code, with Lightning Speed Samuel Morse and the Telegraph, by Michael Dooling
U.S. History, General Science, Informational Text
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets, Printables
In 1844, Samuel Morse changed the world by perfecting the telegraph. No longer did people have to wait weeks for a letter to arrive. Messages could be sent instantaneously—with Lightning Speed. Educational fun!
Worksheets include: characters, plot, setting, character traits, themes, cause/effect, conflict/resolution, response to text, and summarizing. Based on an article about Samuel Morse and the telegraph, this 21 page packet includes an article, ready to print student worksheets with answers, Morse Code activity, Extension Activities, Related Web Sites and Teacher Instructions. A good resource for Elementary, Middle, and High School.
You will get a PDF (12MB) file