World Explorers

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Travel with John Cabot across the North Atlantic, sail around the world with Sir Francis Drake, explore the ocean depths with Jacques Cousteau, and much more as daring explorers discover what lies beyond the next mountain or over the sea. Learn about each explorer's childhood and family and how he got his start in exploration. Discussion questions, informative maps, timelines, and more bring these historical ventures to life. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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World Explorers (6 titles)
John Cabot
Jacques Cartier
Jacques Cousteau
Sir Francis Drake
Vasco Núñez de Balboa
Hernando de Soto
  • New! Fall 2023
  • New! Spring 2023
  • New! Fall 2022
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF007020, JNF025080
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, History
Copyright 2022
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2021-12-15
ISBN 9781532197246, 9781098219376
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dimensions 8 x 8
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events

World Explorers – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

These six volumes relate the lives and accomplishments of various explorers…. Information provided is factual without resorting to hagiography.

Author: Kristin Petrie