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Christopher Columbus: A Social Studies Mini-Unit

Christopher Columbus: A Social Studies Mini-Unit
Product Description
I've created this mini-unit to use with my kinders when we learn about Christopher Columbus and Columbus Day.

Included are the following activities:

- October 2016 Calendar - students will add a calendar piece to show when Columbus Day is celebrated

- Long Ago/Today and Past Present sort - There are colored pictures of ships, telescopes, and clothing. There are black/white options for students - flip book or sort on paper.

- Real vs Make-Believe sort - There are 6 colored pictures of things that are either real or make-believe There are black/white options for students - flip book or sort on paper.

- Transportation Long Ago/Today or Past/Present sort.There are 6 colored pictures of different modes of transportation. There is a flip book for students to complete to show their sorting.

- Columbus' Journey - A colored and black and white option showing Columbus' route to the new world. There is also a page that students can draw the route themselves.

- Ways to show passages of time - poster with a calendar, watch, and clock.

- Word wall cards - there are 12 Columbus themed cards and all words on a colored and black and white paper for students to reference when writing about Columbus.

- Non-fiction book with real photographs

- Non-fiction book with pictures that can be colored by students

- Writing response "I want to travel to..."

- Columbus Day coloring page.

Check out the preview to get a better look.

Hope you and your students love these activities,
Christina Mauro

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64 pages
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