European Explorers Timeline Task Cards
Students learn about European Explores in the new world with this timeline activity. This is a great way to incorporate Common Core ELA skills in your social studies instruction. You can use these as center activities, group assignments, or even as an Interactive bulletin board. Just print and cut! Laminate for durability.
14 Timeline Cards:
Each card is half a page, includes a date, primary source photograph or illustration, brief caption, and detailed informational text paragraph about an explorer including:
*Vasco da Gama
*Juan Ponce de Leon
*Giovanni da Verrazano
*Hernando de Soto
*Francisco Vasquez de Coronado
*Sir Francis Drake
*Samuel de Champlain
-18 ELA task cards—these task cards require students to find the answer in the text using reading comprehension skills.
-18 Math task cards—students will use subtraction/elapsed time to solve the problem.
-18 Timeline task cards--basic recall questions to practice timeline reading skills.
-12 Creative Thinking task cards—creative writing, critical thinking, and artistic task cards encouraging students to think deeper about the topics.
-Recording sheets for math, timeline, and ELA. (The creative thinking task cards are open-ended, so you can have students respond on their own paper or journals.)
-Center Student Directions Page
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