Social Studies

Explorers Project


Your explorer________________________________

Due Date:__________________________________

SS text, pp.50-63

Components of Project:

  1.  A portrait of your explorer
  2.  A map of your explorer’s voyage
  3.  A written paragraph explaining what your explorer accomplished and its importance.

If you want a good grade, make sure your project :

  • Has lots of accurate information
  • Is neat, creative, and colorful
  • Has  a pleasing balance of text and illustration
  • Could be used to teach a 4th grader about your explorer
  • Has a detailed, easily read map
  •  Correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation are used.
  • Shows your very best effort!


Remember, there’s no substitute for enthusiasm!!