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Where we are in place and time?
Exploration leads to discoveries, opportunities and challenges
Lines of Inquiry
How exploration and discoveries help people to understand and make sense of the world
The connection between exploration and discoveries
The challenges and consequences of exploration
Exploration Technology Discoveries
All About Explorers
Are you a critical thinker? Do you evaluate websites for:
HINT: You may like to put your 'critical thinking' hat on when using this website!
Explorers by Mr Donn
Explore this great website.
There is so much to explore here.
The Age of Exploration
Explore all about the Age of Exploration here.
Tudor Ships and Exploration
Scroll to the bottom of this website to click on the link to explorers during the Tudor period.
A slide show on Sir Francis Drake and Sir Walter Raleigh
The Amazing Life and Strange Death of Captain Cook
European Explorers Reach New Zealand
New Zealand is sighted by
Explorers of Australia and Nearby Lands
Australian History- Timeline
Hit the Seas Rap
- Listen to a rap song about explorers.
- Click on the hyperlinks for lots of interesting information.
- Answer the Challenge Questions.
- Complete Fill in the Blanks activity.
Why did people want to explore?
Roots of exploration
Find lots of information on this link to World Explorers, including a crossword puzzle.
Explorers of the New World - in 3 minutes!
Game - Go West Across America with Lewis and Clark
When we think of explorers we think of men, bearded and grim, setting out in search of new lands or excitement. However, history is littered with women who have gone on adventures because they wanted to expand their horizons, earn money, or simply because boredom was not their style.
Think Quest - Explorers' Hall of Fame
Great explorers and adventurers. Do you agree with this list?
Early Explorers of Australia
BrainPop has numerous video clips on various Explorers.
The Age of Exploration
Find out about The Age of Exploration, a time when many nations began to explore the rest of the world.
Read about James Cook and his explorations.
BBC - Christopher Columbus
Zheng He - Explorer and Fleet Commander
First American Woman in Space
Games and Activities
Test your skills and knowledge here.
The 5 Greatest Mount Everest Climbers
Do you agree that these 5 are the greatest?
Sir Edmund Hillary - Explorer and Mountain Climber
Click on Ocean Exploration Timeline
and Meet the Ocean Explorers
25 Epic exhibitions and explorers