This unit includes 35 pages of notes, maps, primary sources and analysis questions, student activities, and vocabulary practice all geared towards your unit on European Exploration. Aligned with the US History SOLS for Virginia, this unit is sure to help! There are also reading comprehension pages for students as well as CLOZE activities.
The unit discusses the following topics:
*Portuguese Discovery of Africa
*Spanish Exploration of the American Southwest
*English Exploration and Settlements
*Interactions between Europeans and Native Americans
*Accomplishments of Exploration
*Motivations for Exploration
*Obstacles faced by Explorers
*Land as viewed by Native Americans and Explorers
*Cooperation and Conflict
I hope you enjoy this unit!!!
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