What Is an Explorer?


  • Aug 14 2010 9:50 AM

    Scott Cory

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This lesson, from the Educator's Reference Desk, is part of the Crossroads: K-16 American History Curriculum. In this lesson, students describe that an explorer is someone who goes looking for new places. They verbally list places they can explore. As a culminating activity, students make a class book entitled "If I Were an Explorer, I Would . . ."

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 2

    Topics: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction; Heterogeneous

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Discussions