This resource was designed to help young learners understand information pertaining to Christopher Columbus. Included in this packet are several mix and match activities with modifications for easy differentiation.
Timeline Posters – Full size color posters for classroom display
Timeline Worksheets - Color, cut and paste
Memory book with 2 options
Option 1 - Students color the pictures, then cut and
paste the text in the boxes
Option 2 – Students color the pictures then write
their own text on the lines provided.
Newspaper Article – After completing the timeline and/or the Memory Book and/or the teacher’s choice of materials, students compose a newspaper article. The article can be about one milestone in the life of Columbus, or about his entire life. 3 different versions with different size lines and spaces are provided.
Writing Paper – 5 designs and 2 size lines and spaces for a total of 10 writing paper sheets.