Explorers Unboxed (U.S. History)

From $34.97

Inside this Box

  • Learn to use a compass and use it to go on a treasure hunt
  • Play several historic card games with your own 16th century replica playing cards
  • Discover the people, foods, and diseases of the Columbian Exchange and then sample a fruit previously unknown to Europeans!
  • Try your hand at tying the knots that would have been used on a sailing vessel in a single player knot tying game
  • Read a ghost story that would have truly terrified the bravest of explorers

…and more!

Our high-quality hands-on history kits bring American history to life for learners of all ages.  Each history box has everything you need for engaging history lessons. Our boxes can serve as a stand-alone American history curriculum or pair with traditional social studies curricula.  Looking for group lessons? Check out our history-to-go kits!

Looking for more information on explorers?  Our Explorers Unboxed Pinterest board has additional activities, books, and learning resources.

*In stock boxes will ship in approximately three weeks. For the stock status of a particular box, please email orders@historyunboxed.com

Additional information

Weight 16 oz
Dimensions 11.125 × 8 × 3 in

What's included?

  • A fully functional metal compass
  • A snack pack of dried fruit
  • A deck of reenactment quality replica 16th century playing cards
  • The Boater's Knot game from Channel Crafts
  • A full color magazine about the European Explorers including art, articles, book lists, and teaching resources
  • A sticker to add to your History Unboxed timeline poster (sold separately)

Group Orders

Are you purchasing for a classroom, large family, or co-op? Please contact us for special pricing on orders of 5+

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Please note that box contents may differ in slight cosmetic ways from image.


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