Motivating Factors of European Exploration of the Americas Lesson
You can find the Motivating Factors of European Exploration of the Americas Lesson Plan by following the two links below. The lesson plan includes 3 ability levels of vocabulary sheets, 2 ability levels of note sheets that go with this PowerPoint, a Student Choice of Activity Sheet to help you plan, 2 choices of Activities with rubrics: Political Cartoon and Persuasive Speech and a homework paragraph writing assignment with grading checklist that brings in the Common Core Standard CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.7.2.
The content that is covered includes:
- Technological Improvements in Navigation
- Consolidation of Political Power within Certain Countries in Europe
- Desire to Break into the Eastern Trade Markets
- Missionary Zeal
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