History comes to life in these point of view paired passages about the Age of Exploration! Each close reading passage takes a step back in time and provides a history lesson from a variety of perspectives. Students will have opportunities to show their understanding by answering higher-order multiple choice and fill in the blank questions, and a written response. There is a fiction passage with a fictitious character, along with a nonfiction passage for each explorer listed below. Take your students back in time with these passages!
Seven different perspectives-
Christopher Columbus-Taino People
Ponce de Leon-Calusas Native Americans
Henry Hudson-King James I of England
Jacques Cartier-the Natives of Stadacona
John Cabot-King Henry VII of England
Vasco Nunez de Balboa-Pedrarias
Ferdinand Magellan-King Manuel of Portugal
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