This series of PowerPoint slides allows students to create a series of 8 comic strip boxes detailing the events of Christopher Columbus and his voyages to the New World. Students are challenged to use all 10 key terms listed on the slides as they create titles, captions and images.
Key Terms include:
3 Ferdinand & Isabella
4 East Indies
5 West Indies
10 New World
...and the titles for the 8 boxes include:
1 The Age of Exploration gets underway
2 Columbus seeks financing for a voyage
3 Agreement with the Spanish Monarch
4 First Voyage: Niña, Pinta, Santa Maria
5 Contact with natives of the Bahamas
6 Second Voyage; Permanent Colonies
7 Third Voyage; Demotion and Arrest
8 Fourth Voyage; A Passage to Asia?