PowerPoint Presentation centers on the major events, themes and history of the Age of Exploration. Includes vibrant images, transitions and animations that will liven up your discussion and lesson on the Age of Exploration. This presentation makes a great introduction or review!!
Your students will be engaged as they learn about: the countries that participated in exploration, the time period, the major reasons for the start of the exploration and an overview of then end of the event. Specifically, the presentation goes into detail about the contributions of Spain, France, Portugal and England during the Age of Exploration and makes a great lead in to learning about specific explorers.
The presentation also includes a student version with "blank spaces/lines" for note-taking during the lesson. The teacher can simply print off the student-version of the presentation beforehand and provide each student with a copy.
This PowerPoint will make a great addition to your unit of study and will help you to either introduce or review the major events, themes and history of the Age of Exploration!