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Hooray for Columbus Day
Hooray for Columbus Day
Hooray for Columbus Day
Hooray for Columbus Day
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Land Ho! This super cute packet will teach your little explorers all about Christopher Columbus while teaching many math and literacy standards. The will have opportunities to learn through nonfiction writing, art, labeling, persuasive letter writing, sorting for float and sink, counting, circle maps, graphing, cooking, making connections, and map making. Your explorers will sail away with tons of information about Christopher Columbus while having a boat load of fun!

(c) 2011 - Kim Adsit. Permission is granted to original purchasers to reproduce material as designated only for their own classroom use. No other part of this work may be reproduced in any form or by any electronic or mechanical means including information storage and retrieval systems without permission in writing from the publisher, except by a reviewer, who may quote brief passages in a review.

Keywords: fall, columbus, holiday
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On  June 14, 2013,  Buyer asked:
This packet is terrific--it has everything. Is it possible to change the labeling of the ship--from castle to crow's nest? Thanks
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On  June 14, 2013Kim Adsit answered:
Email me at kim@adsit.net
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Oh no! I clicked on the flag by your comment to leave a THANK YOU comment..... it then said thanks for reporting..... how do I fix this?? Thank you for your quick response - I appreciate it!!!
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Look on the tpt home page. There is a place there to send them an email. Let me know if you don't see it. It is at the very bottom of the page. It says "contact us".
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I did not have any pages to the book for book about Christopher Columbus..... there are text boxes to glue onto the pages - are there pages, or just cut out the same size as the title page..... this is the one with Christopher Columbus looking through the telescope - LOVE IT!! Such cute ideas!!
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On  September 30, 2012Kim Adsit answered:
There is just the cover. In order to make the other pages in the book, use blank pages. Then, invite the children to glue one of the labels on each page. Then, they record that information on the page. The labels are on the same page as the title.
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