Explorers -- and Works Cited Format

check out this GREAT website
All about Explorers
or is it?????

Books: St. Joseph's Library - look by KEYWORD and SUBJECT

Encyclopedias online - best basic information--if you need passwords, please email Mrs. Cutler

Fact Site : Biography for Beginners - World Explorers

SIRS Discoverer - - type in LAST NAME of your explorer
includes Biography for Beginners: World Explorers - (print from PDF)

Encyclopedia Americana and Grolier Multimedia Online - general encyclopedia

Biography in Context -- need Seattle Public Library card #

 

 

Journey Into the Arctic is a choose-your-own-adventure series of videos about the search for the Northwest Passage, produced by Canadian Heritage, puts viewers in the role of an explorer leaving England in the 19th century to search for the Northwest Passage.

Internet

Google - put the full name of your explorer in quotation marks

Web pages/Internet sites
Search for your explorer at:

Cabot

Cartier

Champlain

Columbus

  • Columbus - brief overview - Mr. Nussbaum

Coronado

Cortez, Cortes

Drake

deSoto

Henry

Hudson

Jolliet

LaSalle

Magellan

Marquette

Ponce de Leon

Serra

Vespucci

Educational resources/lesson plans

Exploration of North America - 2 minute video introductions - History Channel

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