Explorer Websites

Explorer

Websites

Christopher Columbus

 

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

http://gardenofpraise.com/ibdcolum.htm

Diary written by a student
http://library.thinkquest.org/J002678F/columbus.htm

Christopher Columbus Biography | http://www.biography.com/articles/Christopher-Columbus-194897

Christopher Columbus page @ Zoom Explorers

http://www.marinersmuseum.org/education/christopher-columbus

http://scott.k12.va.us/jcollins/Christopher%20Columbus.htm

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/worldhistory/columbus1.htm

http://www.kidspast.com/world-history/0312-Christopher-Columbus.php

http://www.fcps.edu/KingsParkES/technology/bios/columbus.htm

Juan Ponce de Leon

 

Juan Ponce de Leon Biography  http://www.biography.com/articles/Juan-Ponce-de-Le%C3%B3n-9444105

Juan Ponce de Leon page @ Zoom Explorers

http://www.marinersmuseum.org/education/juan-ponce-de-le-n

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/d/deleon.shtml

http://scott.k12.va.us/jcollins/Leon.htm

http://fcit.usf.edu/florida/lessons/de_leon/de_leon1.htm

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/biographies/ponce/

http://www.fcps.edu/KingsParkES/technology/bios/deleon.htm

http://www.win.tue.nl/~engels/discovery/ponce.html

 

Jacques Cartier

 

Jacques Cartier Biography http://www.biography.com/articles/Jacques-Cartier-9240128

Jacques Cartier page @ Discoverer's Web

http://www.marinersmuseum.org/education/french-explorers-cartier-champlain-and-la-salle

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/indexc.shtml

http://scott.k12.va.us/jcollins/jacques_cartier.htm

http://www.answers.com/topic/jacques-cartier

http://www.fcps.edu/KingsParkES/technology/bios/cartier.htm

Christopher Newport

 

http://www.marinersmuseum.org/education/christopher-newport

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/indexn.shtml

http://scott.k12.va.us/jcollins/christopher_newport.htm

http://www.answers.com/topic/christopher-newport

http://www.fcps.edu/KingsParkES/technology/bios/newport.htm


Ferdinand Magellan

 

Ferdinand Magellan Biography | http://www.biography.com/articles/Ferdinand-Magellan-9395202

Ferdinand Magellan page @ Zoom Explorers

http://history.howstuffworks.com/european-history/ferdinand-magellan.htm

http://www.marinersmuseum.org/education/ferdinand-magellan-and-first-circumnavigation-world

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/m/magellan.shtml

http://www.kidspast.com/world-history/0315-ferdinand-magellan.php

http://www.mrdowling.com/704-magellan.html

 

Amerigo Vespucci


Amerigo Vespucci Biography | http://www.biography.com/articles/Amerigo-Vespucci-9517978

Amerigo Vespucci page @ Zoom Explorers

http://history.howstuffworks.com/european-history/amerigo-vespucci.htm

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

 

John Cabot

 

Higher reading level
John Cabot page @ Zoom Explorers

http://history.howstuffworks.com/european-history/john-cabot.htm

http://www.marinersmuseum.org/education/john-and-sebastian-cabot

All Explorers

 

Chart of Explorers with links
http://www.mce.k12tn.net/explorers/explorers.htm 

Drop down menu of explorers
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/explorersdropdown.htm

Links to more websites
http://cybersleuth-kids.com/sleuth/History/Explorers/index.htm

Mr. Nussbaum's Explorer Facts
http://www.mrnussbaum.com/explorers/explorerintscav.htm

 

Explorer's Routes

 

 

Magellan’s Route

Columbus’ Route

Cartier's Route

John Cabot's Route

Vasco de Gama's Route

Francis Drake's Route

Juan Ponce de Leon

Vasco Nunez de Balboa's Route

Samuel de Champlain's Route

Amerigo Vespucci's Route

http://www.westmeade.net/Library/EuropeanExplorers/AmerigoVespucci.html

http://www.calstatela.edu/faculty/eviau/edit557/vespucci/dan/m401.html

De Soto Route Map

http://international.loc.gov/intldl/eshtml/images/florida_map.jpg

Balboa Route Map

http://allaboutexplorers.com/explorers/balboa

 

 Vasco Nunez de Balboa

balboa2
 

Samuel de Champlain

samuel-de-champlain-5-sized
 

 Sir Francis Drake

 

Facts about:

Coronado

Cabrillo

Verrazano

http://www.win.tue.nl/~engels/discovery/pages.html

Facts About These Explorers with Maps:

Balboa

Cabot

Cartier

Champlain

Drake

Vasco De Gama

Ponce De Leon

Magellan

Pizzaro

http://allaboutexplorers.com/explorers/pizarro