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Explorers

Author: Karen Baicker
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Professional Books, ©2002.
Series: Primary sources teaching kit.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Database:WorldCat
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A collection of reproducible primary sources--from a saga verse written by the Vikings to an Aztec codex illustrating smallpox victims, which will stimulate students' interest in the events and people of the age of European exploration. Teaching materials provide background information, document-based discussion questions, and reproducibles that help kids analyze and evaluate each historical document.
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Genre/Form: Sources
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Baicker
ISBN: 0590378651 9780590378659
OCLC Number: 50988665
Notes: Grades 4-8.
Cover: "A rich collection of authentic documents, maps, journals, engravings, treaties, and more--with great teaching materials--that makes history come alive."
Description: 48 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm.
Contents: Time line --
Teaching notes --
Primary source evaluation form --
PRIMARY SOURCE DOCUMENTS. Exploration before Columbus: The Vinland sagas --
Map of Vinland --
The Gutenberg printing press, the Gutenberg Bible --
Marco Polo's description of the world --
Ptolemy's geography --
Columbus: Santa Fe capitulates --
The log of Columbus --
Reporting on the voyage --
The age of exploration: The sea of darkness --
Tools of the trade --
Treaty of Tordesillas --
Blessed be the light of day --
Magellan's voyage around the world --
Salazar's voyage --
Cabeza de Vaca's La Relación --
Roanoke, the lost colony --
Native America after contact: Bartolome de las Casas' The tears of the Indians --
Smallpox.
Series Title: Primary sources teaching kit.
Responsibility: by Karen Baicker ; edited by Sean Price ; interior design and illustrations by Melinda Belter.

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A collection of reproducible primary sources--from a saga verse written by the Vikings to an Aztec codex illustrating smallpox victims, which will stimulate students' interest in the events and people of the age of European exploration. Teaching materials provide background information, document-based discussion questions, and reproducibles that help kids analyze and evaluate each historical document.

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