Explorers

Project Ideas

  1. News Report: Interview with explorer using Green Screen
  2. Presentation: Google Slides, Explain Everything, Powtoon,
  3. Poster: Google Drawings, Thinglink interactive poster
  4. Website: Create a website about the explorer using Google Sites

5. Video: Use WeVideo or iMovie to create a video about the explorer

Child-Safe Search Engines

Kiddle.co

Safesearchkids.com

Use the Explore Tool in Google Docs, Google Slides or Google Drawings:

    • It also has citation tool
    • It has safe images that are copyright friendly

Photographs

Pics4Learning.com

http://www.photosforclass.com/

Resources

****World Book Online****: See Mrs. Boucher for username and password if you do not know.

Duckster's Explorer for Kids: Learn about dozens of explorers.

Mr. Nussbaum Explorers: Explorers, maps, activities, biographies and more!

Enchanted Learning Explorers: Click on the letter of the explorer's last name to locate information.

PBS Explorer Videos: Grades 4-8 videos about numerous explorers

Templates

Google Slides Template

EXPLORER PROJECT
Explorer Names

Example Rubric

explorer project rubric