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To know about the history of John Wesley Powell.
25 slides with 15 quiz questions and a link to an amazing 30 minute video where an actor tells the story of the 1869 expedition.
The quiz is played in pairs - 1 partner describes the word in red without saying it, whilst the partner has their back to the board. Alternatively remove the 'red' word and use as a whole class activity.
This has brilliant pictures/drawings and a web link to an excellent 30 min documentary.