Exploration and Discovery Explorers Readings and Dinner Party This wonderful interactive lesson plan on the Age of Discovery (or Age of Exploration) features 8 short readings on major figures of the period along with maps and pictures.
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Exploration is the act of searching for the purpose of discovery of information or resources. Exploration occurs in all non-sessile animal species, including humans. In human history, its most dramatic rise was during the Age of Discovery when European explorers sailed and charted much of the rest of the world, largely in a pursuit of material wealth. #Glogster #Exploration
The Age of Exploration (also called the Age of Discovery) began in the and continued through the It was a period of time when the European nations began exploring the world. They discovered new routes to India, much of the Far East, and the Americas.