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TOPICS: History, Investigations
Killer Subs in Pearl Harbor
Military and forensics experts investigate the sunken wreck of a Japanese sub and unravel a lingering mystery of WWII.
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Welcome to NOVA's "Lesson Ideas." This new feature mines NOVA's vast library to bring you a robust selection of interactives, video clips, and lesson plans you can use to make science come alive for your students. Come back each week for a new collection centered on a different topic area.
Subject areas covered: Social Studies

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Introduce the Program and Topics Present the program's overall science
or career topics to your students.
 
EXPLORE THE ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR
Use these resources to provide background for the lesson ideas suggested in the "Learn the Science" and "Discover Careers" sections.
 


Learn the Science Introduce key science topics and concepts with these media-rich resources.  
DISCOVER SUBMARINE TECHNOLOGY
Understand the history and mechanics of the submarine.

EXAMINE THE WARFARE OF WORLD WAR II
See different types of warfare used during this 1939-1945 world war.
 


Discover Careers See what it's like to work in the field.  
Related Careers
Find out about careers related to submarines.
 


 
   
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