Columbus Day Activity Set
- Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5
Find everything you need to make Columbus Day rich in teachable moments. Use the Web Hunt to gather research and spark students' imaginations, and use the articles to provide solid background for projects and reports.
Explore Columbus' ship and learn about his epic journey to the New World through this web hunt.
This book provides an opportunity to teach a biography, practice sequence of events, and introduce exploration words. Activities will engage students in mapping, art projects, and exploring their own dreams.
Christopher Columbus discovered the Americas by accident; he was actually looking for Asia! Students will travel back in time to learn about Columbus' famous journey with this interactive whiteboard play.
Learn about Christopher Columbus' early life, his famous journey, and his later voyages in this biography of the Italian mariner.
Discover when and why the United States observes Columbus Day and how other countries around the world celebrate Columbus' voyage.