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History Pockets: Explorers of North America, Grades 4-6+ - E-book

EMC 3708i


EMC Number: 3708i

Page Count: 96

EAN: 9781596737945

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History Pockets-Explorers of North America, Grades 4–6+, contains eleven discovery pockets. The introduction pocket gives an overview of exploration throughout North America. The other pockets feature ten famous explorers and their journeys.

Each of the pockets contains:

  • a reproducible pocket label
  • a bookmark of short fun facts about the subject
  • a reference map of the voyage(s) made by the explorer
  • a fact sheet of background information for teacher and students
  • arts and crafts projects
  • writing activities

Evaluation forms are provided at the end of the book for teacher and student assessment purposes

The book includes the following pockets:

  • Introduction to Explorers of North America
  • Christopher Columbus
  • John Cabot
  • Hernando Cortes
  • Jacques Cartier
  • Sir Francis Drake
  • Henry Hudson
  • Daniel Boone
  • James Cook
  • Lewis and Clark
  • John Wesley Powell
History Pockets: Explorers of North America, Grades 4-6+ - E-book is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from History Pockets are a Perfect Addition We are having so much fun with our History Pockets. The kids enjoy the projects, and I love getting them ready - it feeds my scrapbooking craving, which I never have time to do anymore!
Date published: 2013-09-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Students took pride in their work My students loved working on the European Explorers unit. They took pride in their finished products and had information in one convenient place for review.
Date published: 2013-09-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good product I used this product to complete are research on explorers. It had great fact cards, and easy to do activities.
Date published: 2013-09-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Wonderful classroom asset I used this in my classroom Social Studies class.
Date published: 2013-07-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from This book is great! Use it all the time. This is far more interesting than the text we try to use. It gives students the opportunity to use different skills such as finding the main idea, and timeline reading. Love it!
Date published: 2011-12-13
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