This bundle introduces students to the big reasons why the Age of Exploration began. This fully animated, interactive presentation comes with introductions to 6 Key European Explorers – Christopher Columbus, John Cabot Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Hernando de Soto, Henry Hudson and Jacques Cartier. This bundle also includes a variety of visually exciting activities, printables and interactive notebook components.
Here’s what you get:
European Explorers Animated! – Fully animated and interactive, this presentation consists of five fast-paced animated chapters, each with its own interactive Knowledge Check. It can be viewed as an introduction for the class or loaded onto individual laptops for personalized learning or for review sessions. (Allow 15 to 20 minutes for viewing time)
6 Key European Explorers – This engaging and colorful slide presentation introduces students to Christopher Columbus, John Cabot, Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Hernando de Soto, Henry Hudson and Jacques Cartier. Through original art and character designs, students learn of each explorer’s origin, mission, accomplishments, obstacles and interesting events or aspects of his life and career.
Visual Connections: European Explorers – This is a review and color-cutout-attach activity designed for use in an interactive notebook.
European Explorers Matching Cards Review Activity – Consisting of 32 full-color “trading card” style visuals, this activity comes with instructions for several different ways of using them for review and assessment.
“Why Did They Venture Out?” Word Find – This reproducible activity sheet covers the principle reasons Europeans began exploring.
“European Explorers’ Obstacle Course” Word Jumble – This reproducible activity sheet covers the main obstacles face by explorers covered in this bundle.
Screever’s Alien Arty-Facts: Prince Henry the Navigator – This activity comes with two versions. One is a full-color slide presentation while the other is a reproducible black and white PDF. With it, students have fun learning to draw a cartoon version of Prince Henry – a man responsible for the “School for Navigation”. While learning to draw, they also discover some of the interesting and important facts about his impact on exploration.
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Christopher Columbus Animated! Bundle – The cornerstone of this bundle is an original, fully animated production covering the Columbus’s four expeditions t the New World. This interactive presentation is packaged with a variety of visually exciting activities, printables and interactive notebook components.
65 Pages plus 15-20 minutes of animated video presentation.