To introduce little known facts about the heroes of the Age of Exploration.
1 class period
The names of fifteen explorers appear on the three pages of this activity. After each name, there are statements about the explorer which may or may not be correct. Students must decide whether a statement seems as if it would TRUE or whether it likely is FALSE.
Class members with the most "lucky guesses" are the winners of this contest.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included.