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This resource is a series of activities for a history lesson on Christopher Columbus, ideal for Columbus Day! This lesson is ideal for middle grade students and includes:
-A quick-write prompt ideal for class discussion
-A timeline of events with questions
-A biographical reading about the life of Christopher Columbus
-Three leveled reading passages of a primary source letter from Columbus about his voyage, included with analysis questions
-An extended response writing prompt
-A five-question exit slip as an assessment
Answer keys are included!
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