â€¢ Students will experience Christopher Columbus's journey by viewing a video segment and will discover how with determination, this young man's dream of reaching China ends with the discovery of a new world.
â€¢ Students will be provided with several story books and artwork to enhance video learning objectives.
â€¢ Students will calculate three math problems using addition and subtraction.
â€¢ Students will participate in group discussion regarding the idea that some people long ago thought the earth was flat instead of round.
â€¢ Students will learn new vocabulary words and label them in a Christopher Columbus word booklet.
â€¢ Students will observe and handle an artifact ship and identify on a map/globe the route that Christopher Columbus three ships sailed.