A number of days in the past whereas driving residence from seeing a neighborhood theater’s musical manufacturing of The Little Mermaid certainly one of my daughters asked me “why does Venice have canals instead of roads?” It was a query that I used to be glad to reply. The query additionally impressed me to revisit some gadgets on the subject that I new had been in my weblog’s archives, someplace. Here’s my up to date record of sources for educating and studying about Venice.
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Venice Backstage is a seventeen minute video that explains how the water is contained, how the buildings keep upright, and the way residents of Venice journey in regards to the metropolis.
The Venice Backstage website presents further articles and graphics to help the data offered within the video.
Students can nearly discover Venice via this Street View Trek. The Street View Trek via Venice lets college students journey the town on foot and journey via the canals in gondolas. The Street View Trek through Venice additionally offers college students the chance to step inside historic buildings within the metropolis.
Google Arts & Culture has 1000’s of things tagged with “Venice” for college students to discover. I’d suggest beginning with 7 Amazing Things You Never Knew About Venice.
How Did They Really Build Venice? is a 5 minute animated rationalization of how and why Venice was constructed.
On a associated word, I supply a Practical Ed Tech course all about making animated explanations. You can start that course right this moment by heading here.