Christopher Columbus : Columbus Day Informational Text

Grade Levels
4th - 12th, Homeschool
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23 pages
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Christopher Columbus : Columbus Day Informational Text and Activity Pack is an engaging set of Columbus Day informational text and reading comprehension activities, connected to Common Core State Standards. Click on the preview to see a representative sample. In this package you get:

An informational text about the history of Christopher Columbus and the Columbus Day holiday.

A set of text dependent comprehension follow-up questions.

The text of the poem In 1492.

A map of Columbus’ voyages and a mapping activity.

A Columbus Day crossword puzzle using information from the text.

A Columbus Day word search using vocabulary from the text.

All worksheets and activities come with answer keys and solutions.

Two full sets of text and activities: one in color, one in grayscale.

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23 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.
Interpret information presented visually, orally, or quantitatively (e.g., in charts, graphs, diagrams, time lines, animations, or interactive elements on Web pages) and explain how the information contributes to an understanding of the text in which it appears.
By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4–5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

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