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Explorers

 

Take a look at this 'Great Explorers Timeline'

This week I would like you to think about this question:

 

What is an explorer?

 

Make a list of ideas of what you think an explorer is and discuss these with your family. Do you know any famous explorers?

 

Choose one of your favourite teddies to go on an expedition with. An expedition is a journey taken by a group of people with a specific goal, usually some kind of exploration! Use Google Maps to find your house and then see if you can identify any local landmarks such as a special building or place or plan and explore different areas of your house and garden. You could even draw yourself a simple map!

Identify the seven continents and five oceans:

 

The children loved using these videos this year to help them remember the seven continents and five oceans. See if they can still remember!

Seven Continents Song

A song to help kids learn the 7 continents in order from largest to smallest. Subscribe! ➜ https://www.youtube.com/c/hopscotchsongs?sub_confirmation=1 NEW RE...

Five Oceans Song

A song to help kids learn the 5 oceans in order from largest to smallest. Subscribe! ➜ https://www.youtube.com/c/hopscotchsongs?sub_confirmation=1 NEW REWARD...

Have a go at these games to test your knowledge!

 

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/World_Continents.htm

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