Stories That Go with the Territory: Uncovering the Tales of Famous Explorers and Their Historic Expeditions


  • Aug 18 2010 9:32 PM

    John Garrett


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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students investigate various expeditions throughout history to new and/or uncharted territories. Students then work in groups to develop and "produce" television news magazine segments about some of these historic expeditions.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, World History


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    • Teacher Materials

    Tool for: Administrators, Teachers, Parents


    Instructional Strategy

    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Skill Building; Discussions; Cooperative Learning