Explorer Who Am I

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Explorer Who Am I

  1. 1. Explorer Review
  2. 2. Vikings <ul><li>Sailed for Scandinavia </li></ul><ul><li>Explored Greenland+Iceland </li></ul><ul><li>Boats were curved at both ends and highly decorated </li></ul><ul><li>Fierce warriors; farmers </li></ul><ul><li>Who are we? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Christopher Columbus <ul><li>Sailed for Spain </li></ul><ul><li>I was from Italy </li></ul><ul><li>I explored the Canary Islands and Puerto Rico </li></ul><ul><li>I had 3 ships: Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria </li></ul><ul><li>4 voyages </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  4. 4. John Cabot <ul><li>Sailed for England </li></ul><ul><li>Fished off the cost of Newfoundland </li></ul><ul><li>First to clam land in the New World </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Amerigo Vespucci <ul><li>Sailed for Portugal+Spain </li></ul><ul><li>America is named after him </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  6. 6. Vasco Nunez de Balboa <ul><li>I sailed for Spain </li></ul><ul><li>I explored Panama, the Atlantic+Pacific oceans </li></ul><ul><li>I was BEHEADED </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Hernando Cortes <ul><li>Sailed for Spain </li></ul><ul><li>I explored Mexico+Hispaniola </li></ul><ul><li>Adventuress and cruel </li></ul><ul><li>I conquered Mexico+the Aztecs </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Ferdinand Magellan <ul><li>Sailed for Spain </li></ul><ul><li>Explored Mexico + the Philippines </li></ul><ul><li>First to circumnavigate around the world </li></ul><ul><li>He was killed in the Philippines </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Francisco Coronado <ul><li>Sailed for Spain </li></ul><ul><li>Explored California, Texas, Arizona, Mexico, Oklahoma, and Kansas </li></ul><ul><li>I looked for The 7 Cities of GOLD </li></ul><ul><li>I wore a suit of GOLD </li></ul><ul><li>Discovered The Grand Canyon </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  10. 10. Henry Hudson <ul><li>Sailed for England+The Netherlands (Holland) </li></ul><ul><li>Explored Greenland </li></ul><ul><li>Sailed farther North then any other explorer </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  11. 11. Robert La Salle <ul><li>Sailed for France </li></ul><ul><li>Explored Canada, The Great Lakes, The Mississippi River </li></ul><ul><li>Murdered by his crew </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>
  12. 12. James Cook <ul><li>Sailed for England </li></ul><ul><li>Explored the St. Laurence River </li></ul><ul><li>Discovered the Hawaiian Islands </li></ul><ul><li>Killed by Hawaiian Natives </li></ul><ul><li>Who am I? </li></ul>

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