Term 3 2010
History Assignment (to be done mainly in class during History)
Select an explorer. Every student must do something different.
Make a booklet about your author (A4 size) It may be handwritten or done on the computer.
You must have the following:
Front Cover: name of explorer, timeline of his life, map of his expeditions and a photo.
Page 1. A biographical article about the life of your explorer.
(at least two paragraphs)
Page 2: Exploration report
(An interesting story about one incident from his journeys.)
Page 3: An opinion piece that says something positive or negative
about your explorer’s journey (one paragraph)


Planning:( Work due started in History on Monday and due in the next History period)
Week1:Select explorer. Start reading a book about him Get a photo of him……..2

Week2: Make cover. ………………………………………........................................2
Week3: Biographical article………………………….……………………………....2
Week 4: Interesting story……………………………………………………………...2
Week 5: Opinion piece…….………………………………………………….………2


Marks: Planning, met deadlines………………………… 10
Front Cover……………………………………… 6
Biography article………………………………… 6
Exploration Report…………………… ………… 6
Opinion Piece………………………..……………. 6
Presentation……………………………….………. 6


Total………………………………………………………….40