Explorer from Spain
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
Sponsored Columbus in 1492.
Where Columbus was born.
Islands in Asia where Columbus wanted to find a new route to.
Island of San Salvadore
In the Bahamas where Columbus landed and he thought he had reached Asia.
Ponce de Leon
An explorer from Spain. Gave the Spanish claim to North America.
St. Augustine, Florida
The first settlement for the country of Spain.
An explorer from France. Gave the French claim to North America.
was France's first settlement in North America. This is where Cartier landed near.
Was sponsored by France and wanted to set up a French colony in North America.
St. Lawrence River Valley
where Cartier explored.
The language many Canadians still speak.
An explorer from England. Gave the English claim to North America.
The first settlement for the United States.
Wanted to find a western sea route to Asia and wanted to estabilish a colony for England in Virginia.
gold and other riches
what Newport hoped to find.
when Newport arrived in Virginia and started a settlement there. This was the firstperment English settle ment in the New World.
was one of the first men to reach the Fall Line of the James River.
The year Columbus began his voyage.
The continent India can be found on.
Pinta, Nina, and the Santa Maria
The names of Columbus' ships.
Columbus called the people he saw on the islands this because he thought he was in India.
The ocean Columbus sailed across to reach the islands.