We found 74 reviewed resources for circumnavigation
How Magellan Circumnavigated the Globe
6 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Circumnavigate means to go around something completely, particularly the world. This is exactly what Ferdinand Magellan did in the late 1400s. Watch a video that explains the wonders and tough times of this magnificent journey.
Early Modern: Global Interactions
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe moment Christopher Columbus's ships touched the shores of a New World, the old world changed forever. But has it been for the better? High schoolers consider the effectiveness, benefits, and drawbacks of the Columbian Exchange with a...
Understanding the C’s: Wind Circulation, Coriolis Effect, Surface Currents, Ocean Currents and Climate
7th CCSS: Designed
There's more to climate than just the weather — explore the different components that affect weather with an enlightening resource. A hands-on unit takes an inquiry-based approach to studying wind and ocean currents. Learners discover...
The Great Age of Exploration (1400-1550)
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Delve into the Age of Exploration with this activity-packed resource! Complete with a pre-test, discussion questions and quiz for a 30-minute video on the period, map activities, timeline of discoveries, vocabulary, etc. this is a...
Greek and Latin Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How can adding a prefix or suffix to a root word create an entirely new word? Study a packet of resources that focuses on Greek and Latin roots, as well as different prefixes and suffixes that learners can use for easy reference
Geography and Early Peoples of the Western Hemisphere
5th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians discover the early people of the western hemisphere. The unit explores how the land changed, how it was used and homes of early Americans such as Incas, Mayans, Inuits, Aztecs, and Pueblos. Individuals also examine these...
Navigation in the Ancient Mediterranean and Beyond
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Ancient texts, like Homer's Odyssey, mentions navigating ships by observing constellations. Pupils learn about the link between history and astronomy as they relate to navigation in the Bronze Age. Scholars complete two hands-on...
Super Science Sleuths Explain It All: Circumnavigating the Circulatory System
6th - 8th
Students access prior knowledge of the circulatory system. In this circulatory system activity, students participate in experiments related to the circulatory system and film for a podcast. Students work in pairs to create their...
Amelia Earhart- Mini Biography
3 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce your young historians to Amelia Earhart with a short and engaging video, which depicts the first female aviator's solo flight across the Atlantic, as well as her tragic disappearance during an attempt to circumnavigate the...
Glory, God and Gold: Voyages and Adventures - America 1500
2nd - 7th
By providing an in-depth and interesting overview of European exploration in the New World, this presentation would be a wonderful complement to a unit on this topic. The 17 slide presentation is both thought-provoking and informative....