Allow this music to transport you into a scene that has yet to be written. Draw the scene as you listen. Then write, using all the visual imagery you can muster.
Who Discovered America?
Assign each person in your group to watch one of the videos below (A through D). Pause the video when necessary and take notes along the way. When everyone has finished watching, report back to your group and discuss what you have learned.
Part of the problem with any study of history is that opinion enters the conversation without being reinforced by facts. History can often be an inexact science. Historians do their best to use the evidence to make educated guesses to fill in unknown gaps.
Analyze the painting shown below. Check out the details.
Video A: Leif Erikson
Video C: Christopher Columbus
Video B: Amerigo Vespucci
Video D: Natives