We found 25 resources with the concept european exploration
Why Didn't China Discover the New World?Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Who was Zheng He and why haven't we heard of him? Scholars consider the question as they compare his vast expeditionary force to that of Christopher Columbus. Young historians then ponder the intersection of science, economics, and...
American History: From Pre-Columbian to the New MillenniumLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Need an online resource to supplement the paper textbook in your classroom? An all-encompassing website covers historical events throughout the last half of the second millenium, leading right up to the third. From the pre-Columbian...
Early History and Exploration UnitLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
We all know about Christopher Columbus, but who else explored the Americas, and specifically, the future United States of America? Learners find out these answers and more in a resource that includes four different reading sections,...
The Columbian Exchange: Crash Course History of Science #16Lesson Planet
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Back in 1492, when Columbus sailed the ocean blue, he discovered more than a new world! Part 16 in an ongoing History of Science series explores the Columbian Exchange and other major events in the Spanish colonial period. Viewers learn...
How the Normans Changed the History of EuropeLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How did the coastline of France become known as Normandy? Pupils investigate the rise and fall of the Normans and their impacts on European history and culture. They analyze the invaders of France using a short video clip and scholar-led...
Mapping Initial EncountersLesson Planet
6th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Picture someone's excitement of seeing a horse for the first time. How about a cow? The Columbian Exchange changed life for not only Native Americans, but also for Europeans and the entire world. The second lesson of a 22-part series...
The Modern Revolution: Crash Course Big History #8Lesson Planet
14 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Will advances in technology save us from exhausting the Earth's resources? Throughout history, progress helped us revolutionize society. The video discusses the growth in collective learning, exploration, machinery, communications,...
You've Been Lied To: The REAL Christopher ColumbusLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for resources that explore alternative perspectives of the Christopher Columbus story? Check out the images, videos, cartoons, primary source documents, and other texts in a packet designed to spark debate.
Christopher Columbus WorkbookLesson Planet
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Youngsters gain ample reading comprehension practice while studying the history of Christopher Columbus with this great workbook! It includes word puzzles and comprehension checks of multiple assessment styles, including multiple choice,...
European Explorers: Research ProjectLesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
What will your students choose to include in their explorer's treasure chest? Youngsters research an early European explorer and gather items to reflect their research, such as a detailed map of the explorer's voyages, portrait, flag,...
Exploring European CountriesLesson Planet
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Your class members will each explore a European country of their choice and report back to the class using a creative PowerPoint or Prezi. They will not only include a basic introduction to the country, but also what they discovered...
Lesson 6: Examining Events from Different Perspectives Friend or Foe?Lesson Planet
Fifth graders sequence events of European exploration and colonization by creating timelines. They define the differences between primary and secondary sources. They discuss claims to Texas land in the 17th Century.