by Sharon Schlup

Designed for 5th grade, this webquest will help students reinforce facts about explorers and their discoveries.

Introduction

In fourteen hundred and ninety two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue...Old World Map.

Today you are going to be researching about explorers.  Explorers from many places have helped to shape and define the world today. They sailed for wealth, fortune and fame.  Some made amazing discoveries and some lost their lives.   We are going to make our first online Prezi to display information about these famous people.   Welcome to the wonderful world of explorations and explorers!