Level 4 Unit 4
Social Studies: Exploration


Great Black Heroes
by Wade Hudson
The stories of five brave explorers.
Where Do You Think You're Going, Christopher Columbus?
by Jean Fritz
A biography of the New World discoverer.


Prince Henry the Navigator
by Leonard Everett Fisher
The story of the Portuguese ruler and his expeditions.
In Search of the Grand Canyon
by Mary A. Fraser
The exploration/mapping of the Colorado River.


Buried in Ice
by Owen Beattie
The plight of the lost Franklin expedition to the Northwest Passage.
Off the Map
by Peter and Connie Roop
The diaries of Lewis and Clark reveal the danger of their explorations.


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