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My Explorer Report

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
This is the perfect resource to accompany your class project on famous explorers! Learners detail basic information about their chosen explorer, his/her main events of exploration and means of transportation, and finally, illustrate the...
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Project Organizer: Follow an Explorer

For Students 5th - 7th
This is both a great idea and a great way to help your class organize a themed project. They use these worksheets to assist them in writing a creative historical narrative about the life and travels of an explorer. They'll compare and...
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Early Explorers

For Teachers 5th Standards
Here you'll find several worksheets and mini-activities for giving your learners a great overview of early explorers, including the motivations and home countries of famous explorers and development of new technologies.
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Internet Challenge Worksheet- Explorers

For Teachers 4th - 5th
In this Internet challenge worksheet, students are directed to 5 specific sites to search for "explorers." Students record the number of category and site matches they get on each site. There is only one actual research question about...
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Columbus Was an Explorer

For Students 1st - 3rd Standards
Get the inside scoop on the European explorer, Christopher Columbus, with a response to reading worksheet that requires scholars to answer who, what, why, when, and a variety of other questions about the word crew.  
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Explorer Acrostic Poem

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this explorer acrostic poem instructional activity, students read an example of an acrostic poem and then write one using the letters EXPLORER.
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Famous Explorers

For Students 6th - 8th
In this social studies learning exercise, middle schoolers find the words that name famous explorers and the answers are found at the bottom of the page.
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Explorers

For Students 6th - 8th
For this Explorers study guide worksheet, students respond to 3 questions regarding Prince Henry the Navigator, Vasco da Gama, Columbus, Magellan, Cortez, Pizarro, Drake, and Cartier. Answers are included.
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Exploring Exploring

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
The reason people first began trading was because of their desires for objects other societies possessed. In the activity, classes discuss why exploration has been a common thread in all societies and where these desires have taken...
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Sailing to St. Augustine

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Using a Florida map from 1597, young explorers consider the physical characteristics they would need in a site for a new colony and the resources they would need to survive. After selecting a site, class members research to discover the...
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Explorers Assignment

For Students 5th - 8th
In this research skills worksheet, students follow the provided instructions to write pieces about the explorers they have researched. 
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Explorers

For Students 4th - 5th
In this explorers worksheet, students read a detailed text about the Age of Exploration from 1450 to 1700. Students then answer 7 matching or multiple choice questions.
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Famous Explorers

For Students 4th - 5th
In this world explorers worksheet, students use the map of North American and the labeled sites to help them find the other explorers and places name after them.
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Internet Explorers Scavenger Hunt

For Students 4th - 5th
In this explorers scavenger hunt instructional activity, students research 10 different explorers famous in history using the Internet. First, they read each question to determine which explorer to research and why they were important....
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Discoverers and Explorers Crossword

For Students 5th - 7th
In this world history activity, students answer 10 clues to fill a crossword puzzle with words associated with world explorers and discoverers. They work across and down with names of explorers and the places they explored.
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European Explorers Word Search Puzzle

For Students 5th - 6th
In this word search worksheet, students locate 15 words related to European explorers. Words include harbor, Spain, interests, and John Cabot.
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Polar Explorers

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Challenge learners who are studying famous polar explorers to read an excerpt from the diary of Thomas Orde-Lees. They then answer some questions about the explorer, and the conditions under which he was writing.
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European Explorers Crossword Puzzle

For Students 5th - 8th
In this European explorers crossword puzzle learning exercise, students use the 5 clues regarding explorers to help them correctly complete the word puzzle.
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Wearing an Explorer's Hat

For Students 1st - 3rd
In this wearing an explorer's hat worksheet, students look at the picture of an explorer's hat and draw a picture of themselves wearing it.
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Spanish Explorers Name Cards

For Students 4th
In this explorers worksheet students see the names of 18 Spanish explorers on name cards. There is no information given on this page.
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Explorer Comprehension Worksheet

For Teachers 6th - 8th
For this exploration worksheet, students draw the routes of the listed explorers on the blank world map. Students should also provide a color-coded map key.
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U.S. History Warm-Ups: Explorers and Colonizers

For Students 4th - 6th
In this history instructional activity, students complete one warm up activity per day for a school week. These are varied activities pertaining to explorers and colonizers. They are labeled by numbers and not days of the week. Note:...
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Primary Sources: Diaz and Cortes

For Students 8th - 9th
Provided are two descriptions, both from famous Spanish explorers. Pupils read each passage and then answer 2 inference questions based on how they think each description shows what Cortes and Diaz felt about the Aztecs. Show images of...
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Explorer Tracer

For Students K - 2nd
For this tracing worksheet, students practice tracing and retracing a picture of a young explorer fixing to head out on an adventure.

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