Grade 4 Exploration:

Discovering Wealth

Dear Excited Explorer,

There are many reasons that lead people to explore. One very important motivation is to increase a person or country's wealth. For centuries explorers have searched the globe for gold, silver, jewels and gems. Precious stones are not the only items that explorers were interested in; spices and natural resources were also extremely valuable to explorers.

Today, your challenge to to explore the school in search of wealth. Remember, wealth is not just money, wealth can also be things that have significant value that you could sell for a lot of money.

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