Students understand that innovation can be both the development of a new product and the improvement of an existing product.
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Materials Needed: * Print or online resources about the history of the development of a particular product or category of product, such as The Evolution of Communication or
The Cyber Toaster Museum
* print or online resources about inventions throughout history, such as
o A Timeline of Inventions, History of Invention
o The History of Invention Timelines
o Museum of Ancient Inventions
o Inventions and Technologies
o Eureka: Inventions, Discoveries, and Innovations
o A Close-up Look at Mesopotamian and Sumerian Inventions.