Houghton Mifflin Social Studies
A More Perfect Union

Lesson at a Glance
Chapter 1, Lesson 2: European Exploration and Settlement (pp. 16-23)

The Big Idea
Framework Concept: Change Changes in Europe brought about by the Renaissance, the Protestant Reformation, and desire for a better trade route to Asia led Europeans to explore and settle new lands.

Lesson Outline
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