Christopher Columbus, John Cabot, Henry Hudson, Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Juan Ponce de Leon, & Jacques Cartier (Handouts and Photo Sheets) + Map.
What standards are addressed with this material?
SS4H2 - The student will describe European exploration in North America.
a.) Describe the reasons for, obstacles to, and accomplishments of the Spanish, French, and English explorations of John Cabot, Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Juan Ponce de Leon, Christopher Columbus, Henry Hudson, and Jacques Cartier.
b.) Describe examples of cooperation and conflict between Europeans and Native Americans.
ELA4W2 – The student produces informational writing (e.g., report, procedures, correspondence) that:
d.) Includes appropriate facts and details.