Explorers -- and Works Cited Format

check out this GREAT website
All about Explorers
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see also GoogleDoc form

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

Encyclopedia Americana and Grolier Multimedia Online - general encyclopedia

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  • PASSWORD = jaguars

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 -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Cartier

Champlain -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Columbus -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

  • Columbus - brief overview - Mr. Nussbaum

Coronado -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Cortez, Cortes -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Drake

deSoto -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Henry

Hudson

Jolliet -- Marquette and Jloiet -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

LaSalle -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Magellan

Marquette -- Marquette and Jloiet -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Ponce de Leon -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Serra

Vespucci -- PBS quick video overview (4 min.)

Educational resources/lesson plans

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

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