EDIT TO FIT YOUR STUDENTS! Students create an "Instagram Account" to either show what they have learned about an explorer, or as a way to learn about each explorer. Students incorporate a picture, location, caption, hashtag, etc. This really encourages students to get creative and to dig into what they know and how to apply the knowledge.
SS6H6 The student will analyze the impact of European exploration and colonization on various
a. Identify the causes of European exploration and colonization; include religion, natural resources,
a market for goods, and the contributions of Prince Henry the Navigator.
b. Trace the empires of Portugal, Spain, England, and France in Asia, Africa, and the Americas.
c. Trace the colonization of Australia by the United Kingdom.
d. Explain the impact of European empire building in Africa and Asia on the outbreak of WWI