What was the real motivation of the Franklin Expedition?

In this critical challenge, students will learn about the motivations of those involved in the Franklin Expedition, including Franklin, crew members, and the British government and Admiralty. They will assess the motivations of the various participants and draw sound conclusions about the real motivations behind the expedition.

This resource is part of the series Great Unsolved Mysteries in Canadian History: Mystery Quests.

Subjects:
History, Social studies
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