Presentation on theme: "European Explorers Middle School Social Studies. Insight 360™ is eInstruction’s classroom instruction system that allows you to interact with your students."— Presentation transcript:
Insight 360™ is eInstruction’s classroom instruction system that allows you to interact with your students as they learn, quickly gaining insight into student understanding during class so you can adjust instruction in real-time during a single class session. Use this content, designed specifically for use with Insight 360™, to interact with your class. This content includes brief instructional material and two types of activities: Constructed Response Activity for students to complete as an individual or a group assignment. Send each Constructed Response Activity to the Insight 360 iPad Student App. Assessment Item with CueTag™ for students to respond to via student response devices. Receive instant real-time feedback and longitudinal reports. Teacher Notes
Explorers and their patrons had many reasons for exploration. Spreading the Christian Religion Wealth – gold, silver and spices Prestige Building European Empires Increasing their power in Europe Increasing opportunities for trade What countries were involved? Most European countries were involved in exploration but France, Spain, England, and Portugal were at the forefront. What motivated European explorers?
Who were the explorers? ExplorerCountry of PatronageWhat the Explorers Discovered Juan Ponce de LeonSpainFlorida Hernando de SotoSpainSouth Eastern United States Samuel de ChamplainFranceThe Great Lakes and Quebec Jacques CartierFranceThe St. Lawrence River Sir Francis DrakeEnglandCircumnavigated the world Sir Walter RaleighEnglandThe colony of Virginia Ferdinand MagellanPortugalFirst voyage around the world Bartolomeu DiasPortugalCape of Good Hope
Complete the analogies. Bartolomeu Sir Walter DiasRaleigh Florida The St. Lawrence River as
Complete the analogies. Bartolomeu Sir Walter Juan Ponce Jacques DiasRaleigh de Leon Cartier Cape of TheFlorida The St. Good Hope colony of Lawrence Virginia River as
What nation established one of the earliest colonies in North America at present-day Quebec, Canada? a.Spain b.England c.Portugal d.France
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