This World Explorer’s Pack is designed to help your child or student learn about 11 famous world explorers. Included for study in this pack are the following world renowned explorers:
Juan Ponce de Leaon
Lewis and Clark
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
There are additional world explorers, but these 11 are popular and important World Explorers nonetheless. As you work through this pack your child or student will be introduced to each one, learn about them, learn their significance, study their routes, and perform various other research exercises through the following educational elements:
Included in this pack is a set of wall cards that can be used as flash cards to be hung up in your school area as your child learns about the world explorers.
Included is an activity where as your child learns about each world explorer they can track where on the globe each explorer ventured.
Flags of the World
As your child learns about each world explorer they will also learn about the flag for each explorer’s country of origin.
As your child learns about each world explorer they will be asked to locate the country the world explorer was from. Then, each country will also have its continent determined and referenced as well.
As your child learns about each world explorer and their contributions to the expansion of the known world, they will be asked to research and determine various pieces of information about each world explorer. Since this pack has been designed to be used in any fashion you wish, this research can be done at your local library, with resources you currently own, or under your supervisions on the internet. Feel free to use whatever resources you are comfortable with the when completing the research pages.
After your child learns about each world explorer they will then be asked to write, on their own, a short passage pertaining to the exploration of each world explorer. This writing prompt is open ended so that a child of almost any skill or grade level can complete it by practicing their writing skills.
A coloring and trace page is included for each world explorer so that your child, young or older, can have a little fun coloring the world explorers as they learn about them.