Famous Early European Explorers Powerpoint: The Age of Exploration

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Famous Early European Explorers Powerpoint: The Age of Exploration

Your students will love learning about these 6 famous early explorers with this creative PowerPoint presentation!

Students will learn about 6 early explorers with this 70-slide PowerPoint Presentation. The following explorers are highlighted:

⭐John Cabot

⭐Vasco Nunez de Balboa

⭐Juan Ponce de Leon

⭐Christopher Columbus

⭐Henry Hudson

⭐Jacques Cartier

⭐Hernando de Soto

This unit is geared for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th-grade students. It asks them to think about the essential questions such as:

✔Why were the Europeans interested in world exploration?

✔How did the Native Americans and explorers impact each other?

✔What were some of the obstacles the explorers had to overcome in the New World?

With informational slides about:

✔The Age of Exploration

✔The Explorers Voyage to the New World

✔Native Americans & Explorers--impacts, trading, relationships

✔Explorers Instruments for Navigation

✔Vasco Nunez de Balboa

✔John Cabot

✔Jacques Cartier

✔Christopher Columbus

✔Henry Hudson

✔Juan Ponce de Leon

✔Hernando de Soto

✔7 Question Quiz with answers

✔Vocabulary Slides

Be sure to check out the PREVIEW for more information.


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Hernan Cortes Unit & Flip Book

Balboa Unit & Flip Book

Francisco Coronado Unit & Flip Book

Jacques Cartier Unit & Flip Book

Samuel de Champlain Unit & Flip Book

John Cabot Unit & Flip Book

Amerigo Vespucci Unit & Flip Book

Henry Hudson Unit & Flip Book

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