Innovative
Classroom

Bell Work

Explorer Matching

Prepare a set of cards for your students. Each set should have one card with a word (concerning exploration or explorers) on it and another card with the matching definition. As your students enter the room, hand them one of the cards. Tell them they must find their matching "partner."

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