These tasks are meant to enrich a Exploration unit. The focus of these activities is on Henry Hudson, Christopher Columbus, and the Great Exchange of goods between the New and Old World.
-analyze a poem for new learning
-analyzing paintings with questions
-answering questions after short passages
-Comparing two books about Columbus (point of view)
The Great Exchange:
-General graphic organizer about exploration
-Categorizing pictures of animals/crops/people/diseases between the Old and New World