Use this quick, easy and visually appealing research project to extend student learning about explorers of the new world. Students use a graphic organizer to gather data about the motives, impact and route of an explorer and then create a flag with symbols that stand for a piece of information.
The plan includes:
1. Instructions to the students
2. A graphic organizer for gathering information
3. Note-taking hints
4. Research suggestions
5. A list of possible explorers.
This project can be completed in two forty minute sessions!