This week is a holiday in the United States (Columbus Day), and we took this as a chance to discuss the topic of explorers: looking at the famous voyages of explorers such as Columbus, Magellan, Shackleton and others. This is a great chance to practice your mastery of the past tense! Now, on to the homework.
Writing Choose one of the world's famous explorers (check this link for ideas) and write a text outlining what their exploration entailed and what they discovered. How are their achievements viewed today? Be especially careful with the past tense!