Time Capsule Diorama
- Each student will need a shoe box as well as a collection of things that they feel would be necessary pieces of a time capsule. You should also have magazines, newspapers and miscellaneous item for decoration available.
- Instruct your students to create a scene or collage that they think represents modern-day society and culture.
- You may want to have a list of subject areas for the diorama or collage, such as technology, health, education, and culture.
- Encourage your students to be creative as well as thoughtful with this assignment. You may want to correlate this activity with a whole class time capsule activity in which actual objects are placed in the capsule for burial in the schoolyard.