Christopher Columbus , Digital ID 423930, New York Public LibraryThe New York Public Library’s databases will unveil loads of information on these pioneers.
- BookFlix — Go to the “People and Places” link. On the last page, you will find a story and lesson plan on Christopher Columbus.
- Kids Search — Type in "Explorers" and you will get results like “Name the Explorers Crossword Puzzle.” Also, click on the “Books & Encyclopedias” and “Biographies” links to get more information.
- Searchasaurus — Go to the “Encyclopedia” link, type in "Explorers" and you will find information on various voyagers.
- World Book Online — Click on the “World Book Online for Kids” link and type in "Explorers" to see a list of results. From Lewis and Clark’s expedition to Henry Hudson, there is enough information here to include in your lesson plan.