Have you ever wondered....
Why did people first start traveling to the America's? What was their goal? What would it have been
like to be on one of those trips? Or maybe you've just wondered...What was so great about
Columbus? Why do we call this continent North America?
Now is your chance to find out!!!
You and your classmates have been selected to research the candidates for the prestigious award of
Most Valuable Explorer!
You will look at both the early explorers & the later explorers. You will get a chance to find out why
they traveled in the first place, who they were and what they contributed to the world. You will then
judge thier contributions to decide who you feel was the most valuable and in an award presentation
you will award one lucky explorer the Most Valuable Explorer Award!