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Table of Contents

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Section 1 — Favorites    

All of Our Explorers (Original Poem)      

The Voyage of Columbus (Reader’s Theater)

The Columbian Exchange (Song Parody)

The Explorer Cheer (Call & Response)


Section 2 — Information Overload

Charting the Course

Tools of the Trade


Section 3 — Pocket Activities 

Key Explorations

Motivations for Exploration

Old World Meets New World

A Little Humor (Jokes)


Section 4 — Language Arts Integration   

“It passed with flying colors!”

“Tis a sharp remedy…” - Sir Walter Raleigh

Interesting Facts about Explorers

The History of the English Language


Section 5 — Printouts, Puzzles, & Games  

Why Explore? (Cryptoquote)

Explorers (Hidden Word)

Columbian Exchange (Word Search)


Section 6 — 3-D Templates  

Early Explorers (Hands-on Study Sheet)


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