This brief video from WPSU compares technologies from yesterday with today. Yesterday a middle school boy would have rocked out to a boom box while today a boy the same age plugs in his iPod. The video suggests that science will bring us technologies of tomorrow.
Brainstorm ten objects that you use on a regular basis that your parents did not have when they were your age. Predict differences that may be seen within the next ten years for technology-based devices. Discuss how science and technology have transformed the way we communicate, are entertained and find out information.