by Tabatha Finnegan, KES
Students will learn why certain explorers are important and what contributions they made to the settlement of New York State. They will research the greatest achievements of 4 major explorers and explain how their journeys and discoveries made a lasting impact on New York as it is today.
The Commission of Explorers is
seeking out candidates to explore a certain area of new land that might
be called New York State. Since it is uncharted territory, there
are great risks. Will it be worth exploring by future
explorers? Are there dangerous beasts or restless natives that
may threaten your very existence? Only a select few with
navigational skills, strong leadership, and a profound sense of
adventure will be considered for the task that lies ahead. Are you up
for the challenge? Proceed ahead if you feel that you are
Click on the Task tab to the left to interview with the Commision of Explorers.