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Columbus Day
Theme Unit

Explorers
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Columbus Day Draw the Picture
            Draw the Picture - Columbus Day


Plays:  Reader's Theater Scripts
     He Sailed the Ocean Blue (Grade 4)


Columbus Day Reading Comprehensions

Read and Color
     October 10 - Christopher Columbus (Columbus Day: grades 4-7)
     October 10 - To Be Like Columbus (Columbus Day: grades 2-4)
Columbus Day (grades 2-3 Social Studies Series)
Spanish
     Cristóbal Colón (grades 4-7)
     Ser como Colón (grades 2-4)
French
     Christophe Colomb (grades 4-7)
     Etre comme Christophe Colomb) (grades 2-4)
Italian
     ESSERE COME COLOMBO (grades 2-4)
German
     Christoph Kolumbus (grades 4-7)
     Wie Kolumbus sein (grades 2-4)


Conversations (foreign languages)
Spanish
     He Sailed the Ocean Blue - Spanish and English
French
     He Sailed the Ocean Blue - French and English
German
     He Sailed the Ocean Blue - German and English
Italian
     He Sailed the Ocean Blue - Italian and English


Make a Daily Columbus Day Activity Lesson Plan Book
        Daily Columbus Day Activity Lesson Plan Book


Writing
            A Telling Telescope


Finish the Story
            Columbus Day Dream
     A Voyage to Remember (Grades 3-5)
     My Friend Chris (Grades 4-5)
     Columbus Day Debate (Grades 6-8)


What would YOU do?
     Could You Be a Modern Day Explorer? (Grades 3-6)


Draw and Write
             Columbus Day Draw and Writes


Book Units
    Christopher Columbus (Step Into Reading) (Grades 1-3)
    You Wouldn't Want to Sail with Christopher Columbus (Grades 1-3)
    Meet Christopher Columbus (Landmark Books) (Grades 2-3)
    Where Do You Think You're Going, Christopher Columbus? (Grades 3-5)
    Pedro's Journal (Grades 4-5)


Columbus Day Hidden Pictures
            Sailing the Seas - Hidden Pictures


Columbus Day Coloring Book
        Columbus Day Coloring Book (PDF file)


Writing
            Columbus Card
Replying to Letters


Compare and Contrast
        Explorer Traits: Compares three seafaring explorers (Grades 3-4)

Explorer Traits: Compares two founders of North America (Grades 5-6)



Glyphs
        Columbus Day Glyph


Books
            Columbus Day (Grades 2-4)
            What Do You Know About Christopher Columbus? (Grades 5-6)


Columbus Day Review
     Columbus Day first grade social studies questions
     Columbus Day second grade social studies questions
     Columbus Day third grade social studies questions
     Columbus Day fourth grade social studies questions
     Columbus Day fifth grade social studies questions
     Columbus Day sixth grade social studies questions


Columbus Day Maze
Build Columbus Day Mazes - Make multiple mazes at once


Columbus Day Counting
Build Columbus Day Counting Puzzle


Columbus Day Ship Art Project (grades 2-8)
     Make a ship similar to the one that Columbus sailed (PDF file)
Helpful links the Columbus Day Ship Art Project
     Columbus Day Theme Unit


Columbus Day Math Printables
     Columbus Day Math Word Problems (Grades 2-4)
     Columbus Day Math Word Problems (Grades 4-6)


Columbus Day Story Starters
(for edHelper.com subscribers)
     Columbus Day Story Starter Printables


Explorers - Coloring
     Explorers coloring page #1
     Explorers coloring page #2
     Explorers coloring page #3


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