Learn about famous explorers and their discoveries. Explorers include Columbus, Cortez, Magellan, and others.
Research ProjectExplorer Research Report Free
Research a famous explorer from history. Write about his important journeys, his crew, and transportation.
Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus Cut-Out Figure Free
Create a Chris Columbus with arms and legs that move! Cut out the arms, legs, and body, and attach with brass paper fasteners.Columbus' Three Ships Member
This worksheet has a table with information about the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria. Use the information in the table to answer the questions.Christopher Columbus Mini-Book Member
Create an illustrated mini-book with a story about Columbus' journey to the New World.
Ferdinand MagellanFerdinand Magellan Member
Learn about Magellan's westward journey to the Far East.Magellan Map & Questions Member
Use the map of Magellan's journey to answer the questions.
Henry HudsonHenry Hudson Article Free
Learn about Hudson's attempts to search for a northern passage to Asia.Hudson Map & Questions Member
Use the map of Henry Hudson's journey to answer the questions.
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