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Early European Explorers Powerpoint: The Age of Exploration


Early Explorers PowerPoint Presentation: Your students will love learning about these 7 famous early explorers with this creative slideshow!

Students will learn about 7 early explorers with this 70 slide PowerPoint Presentation. The following explorers are highlighted:
⭐John Cabot
⭐Vasco Nunez de Balboa
⭐Juan Ponce de Leon
⭐Christopher Columbus
⭐Henry Hudson
⭐Jacques Cartier
⭐Hernando de Soto

This unit is geared for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students. It asks them to think about the essential questions such as:
✔Why were the Europeans interested in world exploration?
✔How did the Native Americans and explorers impact each other?
✔What were some of the obstacles the explorers had to overcome in the New World?

With informational slides about:
✔The Age of Exploration
✔The Explorers Voyage to the New World
✔Native Americans & Explorers--impacts, trading, relationships
✔Explorers Instruments for Navigation
✔Vasco Nunez de Balboa
✔John Cabot
✔Jacques Cartier
✔Christopher Columbus
✔Henry Hudson
✔Juan Ponce de Leon
✔Hernando de Soto
✔7 Question Quiz with answers
✔Vocabulary Slides
✔For Elementary Grades - Second grade, Third grade, Fourth grade
✔Common Core Aligned

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