We found 2,741 reviewed resources for explorer
The Contributions of Female ExplorersLesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Think of a few of the great explorers in world history. Are you thinking of any women? Chances are, probably not, and this will most likely be the case for many of your class members. But in many ways, female explorers may exemplify...
Hands-On History: ExplorersLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Bring history to life with this collection of hands-on early explorer activities. From creating a flip book about the Vikings' exploration of North America to a reader's theater performance about Christopher Columbus' search for the...
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,...
Explorers of the New World: Learning About Major Explorers of the New WorldLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students investigate the principal explorers of the New World and the contributions that they made to the European knowledge about America, the development of rivalries, and the effects on Native American cultures.
Sort It Out - Explorers: Columbus, Ponce de Leon, Cartier, NewportLesson Planet
Fifth graders determine how exploration leads to change. In this exploration lesson, 5th graders examine several photographs and documents about Columbus, Ponce de Leon, Cartier, and Newport. Students analyze and categorize the sources...
A Day in the Life of an Ocean ExplorerLesson Planet
5th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What's life like aboard an ocean exploration vessel? Junior oceanographers examine the important role of communication in ocean research in lesson two of a five-part series from NOAA. The materials introduce the class to life on board...
Sort It Out - Explorers of North AmericaLesson Planet
1st - 6th
Students investigate global geography by viewing images in a slide-show. For this famous explorers lesson, students observe a PowerPoint presentation showing drawings of geographical locations and the explorers who found them. Students...