To become familiar with the events which led to the discovery of the New World.
2 class periods
This has been a very popular map exercise for my students. They draw, print, label, write, and trace on a large 2-page map.
This map exercise shows the trade routes that Europeans used long ago to acquire products of the Far East.
Class members become familiar with the events which led to the discovery of the New World.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment.