Columbus Day Resources

Christopher Columbus
Did you know...
  • Columbus started his journey on August 3, 1492.
  • Christopher Columbus landed in the New World on October 12, 1492.
  • Columbus made 4 trips to the Americas in total.
  • President Franklin D. Roosevelt declared Columbus day a federal holiday in 1937.
  • Columbus Day is observed on the second Monday of October.

Christopher Columbus - Mini Biography





Learn more about Christopher Columbus...

History and information about Christopher Columbus

Enchanted Learning: Christopher Columbus
Learn about Italian explorer, Christopher Columbus


History of the Holidays: Columbus Day




Learn about Columbus Day...

Scholastic: Columbus Day Activity Set
Christopher Columbus Web-hunt, quiz, and articles

Wikipedia: Columbus Day
History of Columbus Day.

History: Columbus Day
Information about Columbus Day in the United States.

This site offers crafts and coloring pages.

Enchanted Learning: Columbus Day Activities
This site offers crafts and activities for Columbus Day.


Connect with Fran's World of Discovery!

No comments:

Post a Comment