Ferdinand Magellan Lesson

© History Skills
© History Skills

Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the historical significance of Ferdinand Magellan. They will develop an awareness of the details of his life, his achievements and the consequences of his actions during this historical period. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading and research options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Readings

Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet:

Magellan Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the webpage below:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of the research questions worksheet below and complete the tables.

Magellan Research Worksheet.docx
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Extension activities

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