To review the people and major events of the Age of Exploration
1 class period
This lesson reviews important events of the Age of Exploration. When having the students complete statements 1-30, decide whether to make this a contest, game, or activity for individuals.
After the class members answer the Thought Question, discuss their responses.
The students will finish this lesson by putting 15 key events of the Age of Exploration on the Timeline.
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.