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Allison Timmons

Age of Exploration: Key Explorers

Grades: 5th Grade, 4th Grade, 6th Grade
Subjects: Social Studies

Student Instructions

Today you will be learning about the Age of Exploration and key figures who explored the New World. You will learn about important spices that were driving trade during this time period. 1. Click the add button 2. Use the drawing or label tool to answer questions on the slides 3. Click on the link to access information about each explorer 4. Hit the check when finished or if you need to, use the draft button to save and come back later

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

This is a research slide that has links about the different explorers and spices that were prominent during the age of exploration. The first slide has a link to a Google Earth activity that allows for research more on the routes that the explorers took during this time.