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Ee lesson7 cabot

  1. 1. Lesson Seven: Who is John Cabot European Exploration
  2. 2. RAP 1. Which European countries were in the exploration race? 2. Which country sponsored John Cabot’s voyage? (Think about his name and does it have a French, Spanish, or English sound to it?)
  3. 3. RAP 1. Which European countries were in the exploration race?  2. England, Spain, France, Portugal Which country sponsored John Cabot’s voyage?
  4. 4. RAP 1. Which European countries were in the exploration race?  2. England, Spain, France, Portugal Which country sponsored John Cabot’s voyage?  England
  5. 5. European Exploration in North America and West Africa ©Fairfax County Public Schools 2005 USI.4a Michelle Ratliff - 10/05
  6. 6. Major European countries were in competition to extend their power into North America and claim the land as their own.
  7. 7. The first Europeans in America were the Vikings…
  8. 8. …They came around 1000, but only stayed for a short time
  9. 9. In 1492 Christopher Columbus landed in San Salvador…
  10. 10. …and claimed the first land in the “New World” for Spain
  11. 11. This started the “Age of Exploration” for the Europeans
  12. 12. Portugal
  13. 13. 1. The Portuguese made voyages of discovery along West Africa…
  14. 14. …they were looking for an ocean route around Africa to India and China.
  15. 15. Vasco da Gama sailed around Africa to the far East in 1489. 2.
  16. 16. Regions of North America Explored by Spain, France, and England
  17. 17. England
  18. 18. 1. John Cabot
  19. 19. …explored eastern Canada…
  20. 20. …He wanted to find an all-water route to Asia by traveling north and west.
  21. 21. Explorer Wheel ◦ Born/Died: ◦ Nationality: ◦ Early Life ◦ Major Contribution
  22. 22. Explorer Wheel ◦ Born/Died:  1450-1498 ◦ Nationality: ◦ Early Life ◦ Major Contribution
  23. 23. Explorer Wheel ◦ Born/Died:  1450-1498 ◦ Nationality:  Italian ◦ Early Life ◦ Major Contribution
  24. 24. Explorer Wheel ◦ Born/Died:  1450-1498 ◦ Nationality:  Italian ◦ Early Life  Merchant in Italy and England ◦ Major Contribution
  25. 25. Explorer Wheel ◦ Born/Died:  1450-1498 ◦ Nationality:  Italian ◦ Early Life  Merchant in Italy and England ◦ Major Contribution  Found rich cod fishing grounds which could give England wealth  Explored this land (eastern Canada) for England
  26. 26. Explorer Wheel ◦ Significance ◦ Interesting information
  27. 27. Explorer Wheel ◦ Significance  Claimed land in the new world for England – eventually become colonies ◦ Interesting information
  28. 28. Explorer Wheel ◦ Significance  Claimed land in the new world for England – eventually become colonies ◦ Interesting information  Explored Newfoundland
  29. 29. WIO  John Cabot crossword puzzle
  30. 30. ACROSS 2. On his first voyage, Cabot had a _______ of 18 3. Cabot found these fish off Newfoundland 6. Cabot might have landed here on his 1st voyage 8. The ______ World 9. Cabot thought he had reached this continent 12. Cabot had been a merchant here 13. Cabot's expedition led to the founding of English __________ Down 1. Cabot's real first name 2. Cabot's real last name 4. Cabot sailed from here 5. Where Cabot's ship went down 7. Cabot's son 10. Cabot's ship 11. Cabot's birthplace

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