Bermuda Triangle Project Ideas

Instructor: Christopher Muscato

Chris has a master's degree in history and teaches at the University of Northern Colorado.

These projects will give your students the chance to learn about the lore and facts behind the mysterious Bermuda Triangle. They can be adapted to fit into most classrooms.

The Bermuda Triangle

Roughly defined at the region situated between Florida, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico, the Bermuda Triangle has been a source of fascination since American author Vincent Gaddis coined the term in the 1960s. Since then, many have speculated whether the disappearances and wrecks within this region are a result of weather conditions, human error, or something more supernatural. The following projects can let your students creatively explore the realities and the myths of the Bermuda Triangle. They are designed to be adaptable to most grade levels.

Project Ideas

Works of Fiction

One of the best ways to explore the Bermuda Triangle is through fiction. Give students the time and resources to study the history and mythology of the Bermuda Triangle, and then ask them to write a short story about it. Here are some possible ways to direct this project:

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