Christopher Columbus

Lesson Plans for September 29-October 3

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Computer Lab Activities

Online Coloring Picture of Columbus  http://songsofpraise.org/coloring.php?pictureid=124

Online Jigsaw Puzzle http://songsofpraise.org/jigsaw2.php?imageurl=http://gardenofpraise.com/images2/bio14.jpg&imageheight=700&imagewidth=699&imagetitle=Christopher+Columbus&callingpage=http://gardenofpraise.com/ibdcolum.htm

Online story with quiz about Christopher  http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/famouspeople/flash/master.swf

Map show sea routes http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/eurvoya/index.swf

PowerPoint Quiz Christopher Columbus

BrainPop Jr. http://www.brainpopjr.com/socialstudies/holidays/columbusday/movie.swf

United Streaming  Holiday Facts and Fun: Columbus Day (Second Edition) (14:29)

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Stories to Read to Students

Green Folders pages 3-14 (very simple story of Columbus) - Don't let students color these pictures. I plan to save them.

Also in folders

Christopher Columbus (Step into Reading Series)

A Picture Book of Christopher Columbus ( I have the CD that reads this book.)

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Worksheets

Enchanted Learning http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/columbus/

Printable Book http://www.teachervision.fen.com/tv/printables/ssbotr/267.pdf

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Craft Ideas

Egg Carton Ships http://crafts.kaboose.com/egg-cup-ships.html

Columbus Hat http://www2.scholastic.com/content/collateral_resources/swf/87/0439503787_e045.swf

Columbus Puppet http://www2.scholastic.com/content/collateral_resources/swf/87/0439503787_e046.swf

Ship Pattern http://www2.scholastic.com/content/collateral_resources/swf/07/0439499607_e040.swf

Stand Up Columbus http://www2.scholastic.com/content/collateral_resources/swf/07/0439499607_e039.swf

Newspaper Sailor Hats http://www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/columbus/newspaper_sailors_hats.htm

Milk Carton Ship http://www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/columbus/mmilk_carton_galleon.htm

Telescope http://www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/columbus/mspyglass.htm

 

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Songs

http://www.preschooleducation.com/scolumbus.shtml

http://www.sassy1.com/holidays/columbusday/songs.htm