Teacher Resources

Resources/Materials

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Christopher Columbus
Discover background information about Columbus using the following websites:

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/c/columbus.shtm

http://www.mariner.org/educationalad/ageofex/columbus.php

http://www.castellobanfi.com/features/story_3.html

Samuel de Champlain

Learn about the life and journeys of Champlain with the internet sites below:

http://enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/c/champlain.shtml

http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/explorers/champlain.htm

http://www.civilization.ca/vmnf/explor/champ_e1.html

Giovanni da Verrazano

What contributions did Verrazano give to New York State? Find out:

 http://enchantedlearning.com/explorers/indexv.shtml

http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/explorers/verrazano.htm

http://www.italianhistorical.org/verrazzano.htm

Henry Hudson
Explore the significance of Hudson's travels using the following links:

http://enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/h/hudson.shtml

http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/hudson/  

http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/explorers/hudson.htm